Waldo Pafford Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2550 15th St
Hinesville, GA 31313
Phone
(912) 877-4188
District
LIBERTY COUNTY
County
LIBERTY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
611
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.5% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Waldo Pafford Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 42
Proficiency in Reading 46 37
Proficiency in Math 44 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 35 44
Proficiency in Reading 37 42
Proficiency in Math 33 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 40
Proficiency in Reading 36 41
Proficiency in Math 29 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.09
AVG FOR STATE 15.40
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 108 17.7%
Grade 1 95 15.5%
Grade 2 103 16.9%
Grade 3 98 16.0%
Grade 4 104 17.0%
Grade 5 103 16.9%
Total 611 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.2% 26.9% 41.8%
Black 59.6% 57.5% 38.1%
Hispanic 19.4% 13.4% 15.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.2% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.4% 66.7% 61.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.4% 55.7% 56.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 11.0% 5.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 52,400 10,519,475
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 148.3 180
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.3% 34.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.0% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 9.4% 13.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 20,621 3,709,488
Single Parent Households With Children 16.4% 12.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 86.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.3% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.4% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.8% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 26.8% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 13.7% 12.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,981 $59,720,285 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $497 $4,962,545 4.5%
Staff $726 $7,249,110 6.6%
General Administration $155 $1,547,675 1.4%
School Administration $592 $5,911,120 5.4%
Operation $752 $7,508,720 6.8%
Transportation $515 $5,142,275 4.7%
Other $181 $1,807,285 1.6%
Total Support $3,419 $34,138,715 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,632 $16,295,520 14.8%
Total Expenditures $11,032 $110,154,520 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,908 $10,424,487,187 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $464 $817,904,811 4.2%
Staff $476 $839,400,798 4.4%
General Administration $115 $203,408,217 1.1%
School Administration $608 $1,073,421,486 5.6%
Operation $730 $1,287,546,949 6.7%
Transportation $452 $797,015,428 4.1%
Other $300 $528,538,209 2.7%
Total Support $3,144 $5,547,210,316 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $3,295,173,393 17.1%
Total Expenditures $10,920 $19,267,109,479 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%