Upson-lee Primary School

172 Knight Trl
Thomaston, GA 30286
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Upson-lee Primary School serves 1,029 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Upson-lee Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Upson-lee Primary School's student population of 1,029 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students1,029 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Upson-lee Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Upson-lee Primary School is 0.56, 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)
(16-17)
38%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Upson-lee Primary 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 Ratio16:115:1
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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
36%
37%
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White
56%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Upson-lee Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upson-lee Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Upson-lee Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Upson-lee Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThomaston-Upson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Upson-lee Primary School is Upson-lee High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Upson-lee Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Upson-lee Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomaston Upson-lee High School Math: 24% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,311 student
    0.2 miles
    268 Knight Trl
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-8171
    0.2 9-12 1,311
  • Thomaston Upson-lee Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 904 students
    0.3 miles
    334 Knight Trl
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-3632
    0.3 3-5 904
  • Thomaston Upson-lee Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 906 students
    1.1 miles
    101 Holston Dr
    Thomaston, GA 30286
    (706) 647-6256
    1.1 6-8 906
  • Barnesville Lamar County High School Math: 15% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 755 students
    12.7 miles
    1 Trojan Way
    Barnesville, GA 30204
    (770) 358-8641
    12.7 9-12 755
  • Barnesville Lamar County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 723 students
    12.8 miles
    154 Burnette Rd
    Barnesville, GA 30204
    (770) 358-8661
    12.8 PK-2 723

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