T.g. Scott Elementary School

70 Thornton Rd
Forsyth, GA 31029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
T.g. Scott Elementary School serves 779 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
T.g. Scott 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 779 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

T.g. Scott Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

T.g. Scott Elementary School's student population of 779 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
779 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

T.g. Scott Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of T.g. Scott Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#296 out of 2168 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
16%
36%
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White
75%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is T.g. Scott Elementary School's ranking?
T.g. Scott Elementary School is ranked #296 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are T.g. Scott Elementary School often compared to?
T.g. Scott Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Samuel E. Hubbard Elementary School, Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend T.g. Scott Elementary School?
779 students attend T.g. Scott Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of T.g. Scott Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of T.g. Scott Elementary School?
T.g. Scott Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does T.g. Scott Elementary School offer ?
T.g. Scott Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is T.g. Scott Elementary School part of?
T.g. Scott Elementary School is part of Monroe County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 779 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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