School Details

National Hills Elementary School

1215 Northwood Rd, Augusta, GA 30909
(706) 737-7266
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 231 students 15 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

86%
75%
88%
72%
63%
79%
93%
84%
92%
77%
59%
78%
77%
62%
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 2013
  • Richmond County Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

93%
80%
90%
79%
70%
84%
93%
86%
93%
74%
68%
83%
87%
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 2013
  • Richmond County Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
87%
94%
91%
78%
90%
82%
86%
93%
62%
68%
80%
62%
65%
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.
63%
60%
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 2013
  • Richmond County Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

National Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school in Augusta. The principal of National Hills Elementary School is LaJuana Quarles and can be contacted at thompch@boe.richmond.k12.ga.us. 231 students go to National Hills Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 0% of the National Hills Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 54% of the 231 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 75% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at National Hills Elementary School is 15:1. Garrett Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Football
  • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 61% 73%
Hispanic 4% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3% %
White, non-Hispanic 29% 21%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.09%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 70%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%
Economically disadvantaged 54% 67%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    My kids both attend National Hills and I cannot say that I too happy with it. Maybe I have higher standards than most. Based on the review above me I can understand how that parent would rank it so hi. Maybe you should get one of those "great" teachers to spell check your reviews in the future. Lets face it this is the worst public school system I have ever been a part of. My 2 gilrs will be attending a private school before the Christmas

  • (6 years ago)

    National Hills is the best kept secret in Augusta Georgia. Both of my children have excelled beyond expectation because of th love and attention the teachers give such as Ms. Lowry Deberry-Bull and the administration. The administration actually listens to parent conerns. this school is number one.

  • (6 years ago)

    National hills elementary school is very best school in town. Their teacher's are very kind & good. Their teaching standard is very high leval & teacher's & co-ordinators attitude about all students are very good. All teachers are take care of all induvidually their students.

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Overall score

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  • Principal leadership
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