Thomson Elementary School

409 Guill St
Thomson, GA 30824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Thomson Elementary School serves 467 students in grades 2-3.
Thomson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Thomson Elementary School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Thomson Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#1554 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
27%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcduffie County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomson Elementary School is Thomson High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomson-mcduffie Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maxwell Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomson Maxwell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 532 students
    0.7 miles
    520 Mount Pleasant Rd
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4800
    0.7 PK-1 532
  • Thomson Norris Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 459 students
    1.5 miles
    1861 Harrison Rd Se
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4600
    1.5 4-5 459
  • Thomson Thomson High School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
    1.8 miles
    1160 White Oak Rd
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4200
    1.8 9-12 1,144
  • Thomson Thomson-mcduffie Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 853 students
    1.9 miles
    1191 White Oak Rd
    Thomson, GA 30824
    (706) 986-4300
    1.9 6-8 853
  • Dearing Dearing Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    7.0 miles
    500 Main St N
    Dearing, GA 30808
    (706) 986-4900
    7 PK-5 519

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