Wright Elementary School

1812 2nd St Se
Moultrie, GA 31768
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Wright Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Wright Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wright Elementary School's student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Wright Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Wright Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#623 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
27%
37%
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White
62%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColquitt County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wright Elementary School is Colquitt County Achievement Center (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Willie J. Williams Middle School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moultrie Willie J. Williams Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 1,398 student
    1.2 miles
    950 4th St Sw
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6183
    1.2 6-7 1,398
  • Moultrie Cox Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    1.4 miles
    1275 11th Ave Se
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6190
    1.4 PK-5 631
  • Moultrie Stringfellow Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
    1.5 miles
    200 5th Ave Sw
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6187
    1.5 PK-5 302
  • Moultrie Colquitt County Achievement Center Magnet School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 66 students
    1.9 miles
    1800 Park Ave Se
    Moultrie, GA 31768
    (229) 890-6197
    1.9 8-12 66
  • Norman Park Colquitt County High School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,812 student
    1.9 miles
    105 Darbyshire Road
    Norman Park, GA 31771
    (229) 890-6141
    1.9 10-12 1,812

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