Sumter County Primary School

123 Learning Ln
Americus, GA 31719
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sumter County Primary School serves 838 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sumter County Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Sumter County Primary School's student population of 838 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students838 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Sumter County Primary School is 0.41, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
75%
37%
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White
8%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sumter County Primary School is Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sumter County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sumter County Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Americus Sumter County Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 611 students
    0.2 miles
    438 Bumphead Rd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-7835
    0.2 2-3 611
  • Americus Sumter County Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 561 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Industrial Blvd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-1010
    0.2 7-8 561
  • Americus Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy
    Grades: 9 | 275 students
    0.4 miles
    915 N Lee St
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-5914
    0.4 9 275
  • Americus Sumter County Intermediate School Math: 14% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 906 students
    2.2 miles
    439 Bumphead Rd
    Americus, GA 31719
    (229) 924-3168
    2.2 4-6 906
  • Americus Furlow Charter School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-10 | 511 students
    3.0 miles
    63 Valley Dr
    Americus, GA 31709
    (229) 931-8538
    3 K-10 511

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