Sumter County Primary School



Sumter County Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sumter County Primary School Students by Grade
PK 177
K 273
1 257
2 278
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sumter County Primary School is a public elementary school located in Americus, GA in the Sumter County School District. It enrolls 985 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sumter County Primary School is the 99th largest public school in Georgia and the 1,303rd largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 985
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,303rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 99th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 889th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 107th out of 1,342

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Sumter County Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 507
(51%)
1,856
(51%)
 Female 478
(49%)
1,763
(49%)

Sumter County Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 634
(64%)
2,682
(74%)
 White 206
(21%)
522
(14%)
 Hispanic 118
(12%)
330
(9%)
 Two or More 21
(2%)
66
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sumter County Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 737
(75%)
2,822
(78%)
 Not Eligible 180
(18%)
547
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(7%)
250
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Sumter County Primary School is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sumter County Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sumter County Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 935
2006 900
2007 937
2008 900
2009 923
2010 956
2011 969
2012 985

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 14.1
2007 14.1
2008 14.8
2009 14.1
2010 16.2
2011 16
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81069518716578
2006 0.84444444444444
2007 0.82177161152615
2008 0.85333333333333
2009 0.83206933911159
2010 0.85146443514644
2011 0.82765737874097
2012 0.81725888324873

Compare Sumter County Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 81.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sumter County Primary School
Americus, GA
Public PK - 02 985 16.1:1  
Sumter County Elementary School
Americus, GA
Public 03 - 05 709 15.2:1 1 miles
Sumter County Middle School
Americus, GA
Public 06 - 08 643 13.6:1 1 miles
Southland Academy
Americus, GA
Private PK - 12 567 11:1 3 miles
Staley Middle School
Americus, GA
Public 05 - 08 548 13.7:1 3 miles
Sarah Cobb Elementary School
Americus, GA
Public PK - 04 734 14:1 5 miles
Schley County Elementary School
Ellaville, GA
Public PK - 05 673 16.8:1 9 miles
Schley Middle High School
Ellaville, GA
Public 06 - 12 716 17.6:1 9 miles
Macon County Middle School
Montezuma, GA
Public 06 - 08 434 17.5:1 18 miles
Macon County Elementary School
Oglethorpe, GA
Public PK - 05 780 13.8:1 18 miles
Webster County Elementary/Middle School
Preston, GA
Public PK - 08 326 13:1 20 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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