Pelham Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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
534 Barrow Ave Sw
Pelham, GA 31779
Phone
(229) 294-8170
District
PELHAM CITY
County
MITCHELL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
706
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.2% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Pelham Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
48%
22%
43%
52%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
46%
27%
43%
42%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
44%
22%
46%
32%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
13
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 77 10.9%
Kindergarten 109 15.4%
Grade 1 111 15.7%
Grade 2 78 11.0%
Grade 3 115 16.3%
Grade 4 121 17.1%
Grade 5 95 13.5%
Total 706 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.7% 33.9% 40.0%
Black 65.9% 59.4% 37.8%
Hispanic 6.5% 6.0% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.6% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 59.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 54.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,549 10,617,423
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 874.5 182
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 20.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.2% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 19.8% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 14.2% 13.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,325 3,758,798
Single Parent Households With Children 21.5% 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 70.6% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.9% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 1.2% 12.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 2.2% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 6.1% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 24.5% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 32.4% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 15.3% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,435 $9,427,000 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $577 $846,000 4.9%
Staff $654 $958,000 5.6%
General Administration $231 $339,000 2.0%
School Administration $795 $1,165,000 6.8%
Operation $709 $1,039,000 6.0%
Transportation $232 $340,000 2.0%
Other $315 $462,000 2.7%
Total Support $3,515 $5,149,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,811 $2,653,000 15.4%
Total Expenditures $11,760 $17,229,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,525 $11,524,433,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $565 $998,054,000 4.7%
Staff $538 $950,230,000 4.5%
General Administration $132 $233,728,000 1.1%
School Administration $677 $1,195,608,000 5.6%
Operation $800 $1,412,553,000 6.7%
Transportation $513 $906,857,000 4.3%
Other $364 $642,609,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,589 $6,339,639,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,880 $3,320,620,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,994 $21,184,692,000 100.0%
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%