Towns County Elementary School

  • Towns County Elementary School serves 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Towns County Elementary School's student population of 434 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students434 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Towns County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Towns County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Towns County Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Towns County Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#901 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
92%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Towns County Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.150.42
This chart display the diversity score of Towns County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Towns County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTowns County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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