Turner County Specialty School

Turner County Specialty School serves 13 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Turner County Specialty School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Turner County Specialty School's student population of 13 students has declined by 90% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)4 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Turner County Specialty School is 0.26, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
85%
37%
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White
15%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.69
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Graduation Rate
<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Turner County Specialty School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTurner County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Turner County Specialty School is Turner County High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Turner County Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Turner County Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashburn Turner County Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
    0.4 miles
    705 Hudson Ave
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-2461
    0.4 PK-5 615
  • Ashburn Turner County High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 353 students
    0.5 miles
    316 Lamar St
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-4377
    0.5 9-12 353
  • Ashburn Turner County Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 256 students
    0.5 miles
    330 Gilmore St
    Ashburn, GA 31714
    (229) 567-4343
    0.5 6-8 256
  • Sylvester Worth County Achievement Center Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    15.9 miles
    103 Eldridge St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 463-3056
    15.9 9-12 34
  • Sylvester Worth County High School Math: 24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 834 students
    16.0 miles
    406 W King St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 776-8625
    16 9-12 834

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