Tussahaw Elementary School

  • Tussahaw Elementary School serves 565 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Tussahaw Elementary School operates within the Henry County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 565 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 565 students
Tussahaw Elementary School Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender % Tussahaw Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Tussahaw Elementary School Total Teachers (2009-2015)
Students by Grade Tussahaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Tussahaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Tussahaw Elementary School Asian Students (2009-2015)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Tussahaw Elementary School Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
68%
37%
Tussahaw Elementary School Black Students (2009-2015)
White
19%
42%
Tussahaw Elementary School White Students (2009-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tussahaw Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Tussahaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tussahaw Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.41
Tussahaw Elementary School Diversity Score (2009-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
57%
Tussahaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Tussahaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2015)

District Comparison

  • Henry County School District's student population of 40,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,517 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,549 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
5
Number of Students Managed 40,455 3,306
Henry County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $388 MM $33 MM
Henry County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $430 MM $33 MM
Henry County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,517 $10,007
Henry County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,549 $9,869
Henry County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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