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Swainsboro Primary School

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Posted September 26, 2013

Swainsboro primary school has a heart of gold the teachers really take the time out to get to know the students they see that the needs are met each day .pray for the children to become leaders in America ,Swainsboro primary is their starting point Amen!!!!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 26, 2011

Swainsboro Primary is a wonderful environment for children. Parents are encouraged to be envolved and the students are encouraged to participate in all kinds of activities. The education level is far better than what my child was given at a local private "christian" academy despite having more students. No child is left out despite being in such a large school. The teachers go above and beyond it making sure that each child is getting a quality education. This school does not tolerate bullying and the principal is wonderful. I would encourage anyone to give Swainsboro Primary a chance.
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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.

270 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
79%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

271 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
83%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

270 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
93%
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.

222 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

223 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
92%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

222 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
Black 46% 37%
White 41% 44%
Hispanic 10% 12%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Valorie Watkins
Fax number
  • (478) 237-3975

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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308 Tiger Trl
Swainsboro, GA 30401
Phone: (478) 237-8302

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