W.s. Hornsby Elementary School

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Bottom 50%
W.s. Hornsby Elementary School serves 333 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
W.s. Hornsby 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 15-19% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

W.s. Hornsby Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

W.s. Hornsby Elementary School's student population of 333 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students333 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of W.s. Hornsby Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

W.s. Hornsby 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 W.s. Hornsby Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#2065 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of W.s. Hornsby 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of W.s. Hornsby Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in W.s. Hornsby Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
96%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in W.s. Hornsby Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.69
This chart display the diversity score of W.s. Hornsby Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W.s. Hornsby Elementary 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W.s. Hornsby Elementary School is Davidson Magnet School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W.s. Hornsby Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Craig-houghton Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta Craig-houghton Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 4th St
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6946
    0.5 PK-5 386
  • Augusta W.s. Hornsby Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 332 students
    1.0 miles
    310 Kentucky Ave
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6928
    1 6-8 332
  • Augusta Davidson Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-12 | 808 students
    1.6 miles
    615 12th St
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6924
    1.6 6-12 808
  • Augusta Johnson Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 686 students
    1.6 miles
    1324 Laney Walker Blvd
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6933
    1.6 6-12 686
  • Augusta Laney High School Math: 12% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 652 students
    1.7 miles
    1339 Laney Walker Blvd
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 823-6900
    1.7 9-12 652

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