School Details

Matt Wilson Elementary School

510 17th St W, Tifton, GA 31794
(229) 387-2440
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 4-5 532 students 15 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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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 2013
  • Tift County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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95%
94%
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89%
90%
94%
93%
93%
79%
75%
80%
78%
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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.
68%
69%
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 2013
  • Tift County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Matt Wilson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Tifton. The principal of Matt Wilson Elementary School is Janice Wise, who can be contacted at jwise@tiftschools.com. 532 children attend Matt Wilson Elementary School and identify primarily as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 1% of the Matt Wilson Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 61% of the 532 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 65% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Matt Wilson Elementary School is 15:1. Tift County Prek Center is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 13%
White, non-Hispanic 50% 48%
Black, non-Hispanic 38% 35%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 0.9% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
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 65% 65%
Limited English proficiency 1% 8%
Economically disadvantaged 61% 58%

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