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Buchanan Primary School

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Posted June 22, 2011

Mrs.Milo & Mrs.Sweatt are a couple of very caring teachers !They are great role models. I know my child learn a lot from Mrs.Milo! We miss you both!
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Posted January 7, 2010

Mr Phillips 2nd grade Teacher is an absolutely woderful,caring man. Who is very sicere and compassionate in his teaching. As well; the entire school staff has always been courtious and very helpful.
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Posted September 17, 2007

The school is wonderful.It has the friendliest staff and students.My children love the school and we could not ask for anything better.
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Posted October 2, 2004

Buchanan Primary has an excellent reputation for quality education. The district is using a very good research based reading program this year that I feel will help every student. Their special education program is top notch.
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 86% in 2010.

110 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
87%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

110 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
87%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

110 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
88%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 85% in 2010.

132 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
83%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

131 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
82%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

132 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
91%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 93% 44%
Two or more races 4% 3%
Black 1% 37%
Hispanic 1% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Gail Ray
Fax number
  • (770) 646-8309

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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271 Van Wert St
Buchanan, GA 30113
Phone: (770) 646-5523

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