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Woodbine Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 389 students

 

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Posted August 17, 2013

I appreciate the relaxed atmosphere of this school but I am appalled by the lack of parent volunteers and participation. Perhaps a more structured routine and operation policy needs to be in place.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 30, 2010

This is the best school the either of my children have ever attended!! My son has a physical problem and instead of degrading and being mean toward him, they bent over backward to help him and also to help us! It's apparent from the time you walk into this facility that the faculty cares deeply for the students!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 29, 2010

Excellent teachers, leadership and programs! Thankful that we live in Camden Co so that my grandson may attend WES. AWESOME!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 15, 2010

Woodbine Elementary has great teachers, a very hands on principle and vice principle. Teachers know every student even if they are not in there class, with makes the children feel important.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 29, 2008

I give this school a 10. Both my children attend this school. The classes are small enough that each child gets specific attention from the teacher. The teachers and staff are great, always pleasant, cordial and helpful.
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

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

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
90%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
94%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
97%
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.

67 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
82%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

67 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
88%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

67 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
96%
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 88% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
76%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
90%
Science

The state average for Science was 78% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
90%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 83% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
86%

2010

 
 
78%
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 90% in 2013.

49 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

48 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
91%

2010

 
 
74%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

49 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
89%

2010

 
 
90%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2013.

49 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
88%

2010

 
 
83%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

49 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
92%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
64%
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 94% in 2013.

67 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
100%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
98%
Math

The state average for Math was 90% in 2013.

68 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
91%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

66 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
98%
Science

The state average for Science was 80% in 2013.

68 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
95%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
94%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

68 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
81%
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

Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2012.

57 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
87%

2009

 
 
61%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 67% 44%
Black 23% 37%
Two or more races 5% 3%
Hispanic 4% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 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
  • John Blackerby
Fax number
  • (912) 576-3778

Resources

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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495 Broadwood Dr
Woodbine, GA 31569
Phone: (912) 576-5245

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