Sugarmill Elementary School

Sugarmill Elementary School serves 544 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sugarmill Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sugarmill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Sugarmill Elementary School's student population of 544 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Sugarmill Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sugarmill Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#235 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
63%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCamden County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sugarmill Elementary School is Camden County High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Saint Marys Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crooked River Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Marys Crooked River Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
    1.9 miles
    3570 Charlie Smith Sr Hwy
    Saint Marys, GA 31558
    (912) 673-6995
    1.9 PK-5 582
  • Saint Marys Mary Lee Clark Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    2.2 miles
    2900 Mickler Dr
    Saint Marys, GA 31558
    (912) 882-4373
    2.2 PK-5 521
  • Saint Marys Saint Marys Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    3.5 miles
    205 Martha Dr
    Saint Marys, GA 31558
    (912) 882-8626
    3.5 6-8 963
  • Kingsland Camden Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,021 student
    4.1 miles
    1300 Middle School Rd
    Kingsland, GA 31548
    (912) 729-3113
    4.1 6-8 1,021
  • Kingsland Matilda Harris Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
    4.5 miles
    1100 Lakes Blvd
    Kingsland, GA 31548
    (912) 729-2940
    4.5 PK-5 599

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