School Details

Sarah Cobb Elementary School

63 Valley Drive, Americus, GA 31709
(229) 924-4888
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades 2-5 505 students 11 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

70%
75%
88%
52%
59%
79%
76%
78%
92%
57%
65%
78%
65%
76%
83%

Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Sumter County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
80%
90%
62%
64%
84%
76%
80%
93%
56%
65%
83%
50%
64%
81%

Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Sumter County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

36%
48%
80%

Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA)

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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Sumter County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Sarah Cobb Elementary School is a public elementary school in Americus. The principal of Sarah Cobb Elementary School is Mrs. Barbara J. Watford and can be contacted at bwatford@sumterschools.org. 505 students attend Sarah Cobb Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 1% of the Sarah Cobb Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 88% of the 505 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 90% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Sarah Cobb Elementary School is 11:1. Cherokee Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 92% 75%
Hispanic 4% 7%
Multiracial 2% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 16%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 1%
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 84%
Limited English proficiency 1% 3%
Economically disadvantaged 88% 84%

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