Washington-wilkes Elementary School

109 East St
Washington, GA 30673
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington-wilkes Elementary School serves 330 students in grades 4-5.
Washington-wilkes 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 28% (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 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Washington-wilkes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Washington-wilkes Elementary School's student population of 330 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington-wilkes 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 Washington-wilkes Elementary School is 0.61, 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
#1564 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
52%
37%
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White
34%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilkes County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington-wilkes Elementary School is Washington-wilkes Comprehensive High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington-wilkes Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington-wilkes Primary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Washington Washington-wilkes Primary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 468 students
    0.6 miles
    910 E Robert Toombs Ave
    Washington, GA 30673
    (706) 678-2633
    0.6 K-3 468
  • Washington Washington-wilkes Comprehensive High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 429 students
    3.3 miles
    1182 Tignall Rd
    Washington, GA 30673
    (706) 678-2426
    3.3 9-12 429
  • Washington Washington-wilkes Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 333 students
    3.3 miles
    1180 Tignall Rd
    Washington, GA 30673
    (706) 678-7132
    3.3 6-8 333
  • Lincolnton Lincoln County Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 528 students
    14.2 miles
    175 Rowland York Dr
    Lincolnton, GA 30817
    (706) 359-3449
    14.2 PK-5 528
  • Lincolnton Lincoln County High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 369 students
    15.2 miles
    200 Charles Ward Elam Dr
    Lincolnton, GA 30817
    (706) 359-3121
    15.2 9-12 369

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