School Details

Oglethorpe County Primary School

300 Comer Rd, Lexington, GA 30648
(706) 743-8194

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-2 566 students 12 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

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About this school

Oglethorpe County Primary School is a public elementary school in Lexington. The principal of Oglethorpe County Primary School is Olivet James-Robinson and can be contacted at 566 students go to Oglethorpe County Primary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 2% of the Oglethorpe County Primary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 48% of the 566 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 59% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Oglethorpe County Primary School is 12:1. Oglethorpe County Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 70% 75%
Hispanic 7% 5%
Multiracial 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 17% 17%
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 59% 50%
Limited English proficiency 2% 1%
Economically disadvantaged 48% 47%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    my school has awesome teachers! We have a great communication system also. every one is so nice and polite here.

  • (3 years ago)

    The professionals who work at this school really love the children. They have a great understanding of children's needs and use many creative methods for teaching. The principal is absolutely wonderful and really listens to parents. We've been pleased and will miss them all next year.

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is amazing. They are all about education. They keep the work for my son sharp exciting and also fun. He loves his Humpty and is very proud when he achieves his daily goal of NOT moving it. He also responds very positively to the teachers comments on his home work. The smiles stars and yes a not listening every once in awhile.

  • (4 years ago)

    The teachers are awesome and really care about the students. I have nothing but praise for the school adminstration as well as the teachers. They are a school of excellence and are totally awesome!!!

  • (5 years ago)

    Great faculty and administration. Environment conducive to learning. My child loves to go to school.

  • (5 years ago)

    My second child attends OCPS and we are having an equally great experience! Keep up the great work OCPS teachers and administrators!

  • (5 years ago)

    Excellent environment for learning and growing! Terrific teachers and staff!

  • (5 years ago)

    A loving faculty and staff that care so much about their students.

  • (5 years ago)

    I have had an older child go through OCPS and now have one in 1st grade. We have always had wonderful teachers and the school is a comfortable place for children to be. My children love their school and we are proud to have them go there. The entire staff strives to have excellence in their school and it shows.

  • (5 years ago)

    It's the best my son loves it!!!!

  • (5 years ago)

    My son comes home from school excited every afternoon. He loves the school and his teachers. I know that the he's comfortable there and that he's learning. I must admit that I am a little over protective of my son but I never worry about him at OCPS. The students and staff at Oglethorpe County Primary School are incredible!

  • (5 years ago)

    I was able to speak candidly with the principal who listened to my concerns and addressed them immediately. She is wonderful and so is the school It really feels like home!

  • (5 years ago)

    Great school. Not a bad school for children to attend.

  • (5 years ago)

    I love Oglethorpe Primary School because It has built up my sons confidence and enthusiasm. Last year moving from another county my son was to start 1st grade. After three weeks into the new year the principle guidance counselor academic counselor kindergarten teacher and 1st grade teacher along with my husband and I decided it would be best if my son repeated kindergarten. Many tears between my son and myself It was the best decision ever. My son looks forward to school and enjoys doing his work nighly. OCPS helped so much during this transition that I can only think highly of this school. And if the school had not notice the struggles with my son it would have been a tough year for our family.

  • (5 years ago)

    This is the most wonderful school. All the faculty and staff make this such a fun and safe learning environment. My children love going to school each day.

  • (5 years ago)

    The faculty and staff at the primary school are all excellent. You can tell that these teachers really love to teach and be around children. All of the teachers I have ever been around have always gone above and beyond taking care of all the needs of their studnets.

  • (5 years ago)

    The teachers are the most caring and loving teachers that I have ever seen.

  • (5 years ago)

    My children have gotten an amazing education at OCPS! The teachers are fabulous and really care about the job they are doing. I have 3 children in this school and every teacher we have had has been great. Every staff member we encounter is happy and polite. This is a terrific school and my kids could not get a better education anywhere!

  • (5 years ago)

    This is a great school that really cares about not only the students but the parents and all of the staff. Thank you OCPS for being such a great school.

  • (5 years ago)

    It is a fantastic school with great Teachers.

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