Wheeless Road Elementary School (Closed 2018)
Wheeless Road Elementary School served 516 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 11% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 13% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(16-17)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education
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