Americus Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Sumter County School District Details

Sumter County School District
100 Learning Lane
Americus, GA 31719

4,487 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Sumter County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
44%
24%
46%
20%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Americus Sumter 9th Grade Academy School
915 N Lee St
Americus, GA, 31719
09-09
Americus Sumter High School (old Americus-Sumter H
805 Harrold Ave
Americus, GA, 31709
09-12
Furlow Charter School
63 Valley Dr
Americus, GA, 31709
KG-11
Sumter County Elementary School
438 Bumphead Rd
Americus, GA, 31719
02-03
Sumter County Intermediate School
439 Bumphead Rd
Americus, GA, 31719
04-06
Sumter County Middle School
200 Industrial Blvd
Americus, GA, 31719
07-08
Sumter County Primary School
123 Learning Ln
Americus, GA, 31719
PK-01

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.7% 40.7%
Black 72.5% 38.0%
Hispanic 12.2% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 98.9% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 98.9% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,283 $24,830,100 48.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $446 $2,096,200 4.1%
Staff $706 $3,318,200 6.4%
General Administration $132 $620,400 1.2%
School Administration $557 $2,617,900 5.1%
Operation $805 $3,783,500 7.3%
Transportation $634 $2,979,800 5.8%
Other $189 $888,300 1.7%
Total Support $3,469 $16,304,300 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,222 $10,443,400 20.2%
Total Expenditures $10,973 $51,573,100 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%