School Details

Lavonia Elementary School

818 Hartwell Rd, Lavonia, GA 30553
(706) 356-8209

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 460 students 14 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


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
  • Franklin County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lavonia Elementary School is a public elementary school in Lavonia. The principal of Lavonia Elementary School is Brad Roberts and can be contacted at 460 students go to Lavonia Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 7% of the Lavonia Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 73% of the 460 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 71% are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lavonia Elementary School is 14:1. North Hart Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 66% 79%
Multiracial 5% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 18% 11%
Hispanic 11% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Asian 0% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 61%
Limited English proficiency 7% 3%
Economically disadvantaged 73% 63%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    They have a great team that cares about the students attending this school. Strong leadership that has learned from the best.

  • (7 years ago)

    My daughter is getting ready to begin 5th grade in this school. It is fantastic. She doesnt' want to ever leave and go to middle school. The teachers she's had have been wonderful. The only downfall is the parental involvement there is none. However I don't see this as the school's fault. They send out notices to all parents but the parents don't care enough to go.

  • (10 years ago)

    GREAT SCHOOL! Mrs. Martha Hill (the principle) has really brought this school to what a public school should be. The teachers are very postive and does not give up on a child in need. Since my son has been in this school he is more postive about himself. I recommend this school to any new parents in this community. GREAT SCHOOL!

  • (11 years ago)

    This will be my son's third year at Lavonia Elementary. The teachers that he has come in contact with have given him nothing but support and encouragement. He is in the gifted program and loves to read.

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