School Details

Washington-Wilkes Primary School

910 E Robert Toombs Ave, Washington, GA 30673
(706) 678-2633

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-3 477 students 12 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


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
  • Wilkes County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Washington-Wilkes Primary School is a public elementary school in Washington. The principal of Washington-Wilkes Primary School is Florence Sandifer. 477 students attend Washington-Wilkes Primary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 2% of the Washington-Wilkes Primary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 72% of the 477 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 80% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Washington-Wilkes Primary School is 12:1. Washington-Wilkes Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Video film production

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 7% 5%
Multiracial 6% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 50% 51%
White, non-Hispanic 35% 38%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 80% 76%
Limited English proficiency 2% 2%
Economically disadvantaged 72% 67%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The faculty and staff are highly trained.the use of technology and smart boards interest my daughter and the new principal is doing a super job too.Kid friendly school.

  • (7 years ago)

    This is a wonderful school! Both of my children attended WWPS and we found the faculty and staff to be highly trained and kid friendly!

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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