West Gordon Elementary School (Closed 2009)

813 West Gordon Street
West Gordon Elementary School served 593 students in grades 4-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 74% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of West Gordon Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
68%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
26%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Gordon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.470.69
This chart display the diversity score of West Gordon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Gordon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValdosta City School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Gordon Elementary School is Lowndes High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valdosta Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is S.l. Mason Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valdosta S.l. Mason Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 919 students
    0.1 miles
    821 W Gordon St
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 333-8525
    0.1 PK-5 919
  • Valdosta Lowndes High School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,865 students
    1.5 miles
    1606 Norman Dr
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 245-2260
    1.5 9-12 2,865
  • Valdosta Valdosta Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,063 student
    1.9 miles
    110 Burton St
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 333-8555
    1.9 6-8 1,063
  • Valdosta W.g. Nunn Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,087 student
    2.4 miles
    1610 Lakeland Ave
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 333-8515
    2.4 PK-5 1,087
  • Valdosta Westside Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
    2.4 miles
    2470 James Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31601
    (229) 245-2289
    2.4 PK-5 921
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