W.S. Hornsby K-8 School

310 Kentucky Ave, Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 823-6928
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-8 650 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

62%
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 2012
  • Richmond County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
70%
82%

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
  • Richmond County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

W.S. Hornsby K-8 School is a public middle school in Augusta. The principal of W.S. Hornsby K-8 School is Ruby Estella Stewart, whose e-mail is stewaru@boe.richmond.k12.ga.us. 650 students go to W.S. Hornsby K-8 School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. 71% of the 650 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 100% get reduced lunch prices. Davidson Magnet School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 97% 72%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 20%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 1%
Multiracial 0.3% 3%
Asian 0.3% 2%
Hispanic 0.2% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100% 76%
Economically disadvantaged 71% 59%

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