School Details

Rigdon Road Elementary School

1320 Rigdon Rd, Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 565-2989
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 414 students 17 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

68%
79%
88%
45%
64%
79%
78%
86%
92%
46%
63%
78%
64%
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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
  • Muscogee County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

69%
85%
90%
61%
72%
84%
85%
89%
93%
51%
73%
83%
58%
71%
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
  • Muscogee County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

93%
89%
94%
90%
79%
90%
96%
88%
93%
57%
65%
80%
57%
70%
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.
70%
67%
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
  • Muscogee County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Rigdon Road Elementary School is a public elementary school in Columbus. The principal of Rigdon Road Elementary School is Charleen Robinson, whose e-mail is Robinson.Charleen.B@muscogee.k12.ga.us. 414 students go to Rigdon Road Elementary School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0% of the Rigdon Road Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 81% of the 414 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 86% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Rigdon Road Elementary School is 17:1. Wynnton Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 96% 58%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 29%
Multiracial 1% 5%
Hispanic 0.7% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 65%
Limited English proficiency 0% 2%
Economically disadvantaged 81% 61%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter has attended Rigdon since Pre-K and I absolutely love this school. The faculty and staff are very concerned about the education of the students.

  • (7 years ago)

    A great little place of learning with big future dividends.

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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