School Details

Blackwell Elementary School

373 Campbell St, Elberton, GA 30635
(706) 213-4401
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 341 students 11 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

71%
85%
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
  • Elbert County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Blackwell Elementary School is a public elementary school in Elberton. The principal of Blackwell Elementary School is Tammy Mason and can be contacted at tmason@elbert.k12.ga.us. 341 children attend Blackwell Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and White, non-Hispanic. 1% of the Blackwell Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 73% of the 341 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 85% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Blackwell Elementary School is 11:1. Beaverdam Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 56% 35%
Multiracial 3% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 28% 53%
Hispanic 12% 8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% 1%
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 85% 69%
Limited English proficiency 1% 4%
Economically disadvantaged 73% 64%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Great School...wonderful school environment. Parents feel welcome at all times. Excellent caring teachers.

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