Sumter County School District

  • 201 INDUSTRIAL WAY
  • AMERICUS, GA 31709
  • (229) 931-8500
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate50.1%65.4%
Dropout Rate8.9%4.3%
Per Pupil Spending$10,138$9,692
Students Per Teacher12.513.9
Number of Schools11-
Number of Students5,211-
Number of (FTE) Teachers418-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,21112.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students281
Kindergarten Students442
1st Grade Students370
2nd Grade Students390
3rd Grade Students359
4th Grade Students435
5th Grade Students400
6th Grade Students407
7th Grade Students387
8th Grade Students347
9th Grade Students406
10th Grade Students343
11th Grade Students264
12th Grade Students285
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native6
Asian or Pacific Islander36
Hispanic347
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,778
White (Non-Hispanic)892
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,567
Female2,549

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers41812.5
Prekindergarten Teachers15-
Kindergarten Teachers31-
Elementary Teachers211-
Secondary Teachers160-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides123
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors2
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors11
Elementary4
Secondary7
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians6
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff367
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators7
LEA Administrative Support Staff10
School Administrators32
School Administrative Support Staff28
Student Support Services27
Other Support Services Staff264

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$60,802,000-
Total Local Revenues$20,141,00033.1%
Property Tax$12,295,00020.2%
General Sales Tax$6,223,00010.2%
Cities and Counties$42,0000.07%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$1,0000.00%
School Lunch$204,0000.3%
District Activity Receipts$429,0000.7%
Other Sales and Services$102,0000.2%
Interest Earnings$434,0000.7%
Private Contributions$6,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$405,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$30,929,00050.9%
General Formula Assistance$26,656,00043.8%
School Lunch Programs$166,0000.3%
Other Programs$1,902,0003.1%
Non-Specified$1,102,0001.8%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$1,103,0001.8%
Total Federal Revenues$9,732,00016.0%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,714,0004.5%
Through State - Other$7,018,00011.5%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$55,372,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$34,476,00062.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$17,357,00031.3%
Student Support$1,795,0003.0%
Instructional Staff Support$3,996,0006.6%
General Administration Support$558,0000.9%
School Administration Support$3,708,0006.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,431,0005.6%
Student Transportation Support$2,742,0004.5%
Other Support Services$1,127,0001.9%
Total Other Expenditures$3,539,0006.4%
Food Services$3,119,0005.1%
Enterprise Operations$420,0000.7%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 50.1%
Total Diploma Count 236
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 65
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121298.9%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Sumter County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 11
  • Students: 5,211
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 418
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AMERICUS-SUMTER PERFORMANCE LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
200 Industrial Blvd 600 Wing
Americus, GA
Public | Unknown
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AMERICUS SUMTER COUNTY HIGH NORTH SCHOOL
101 Industrial Blvd
Americus, GA
Public | 9
398 16.2

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AMERICUS SUMTER COUNTY HIGH SOUTH SCHOOL
805 Harrold Ave
Americus, GA
Public | 9-12
900 16.2

4 out of 5
1 Review
CHEROKEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 Cherokee St
Americus, GA
Public | PK-2
560 14.6

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CROSSROADS ACADEMY FOR ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
200 Industrial Blvd
Americus, GA
Public | Unknown
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SARAH COBB ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1901 Valley Dr
Americus, GA
Public | 3-5
463 12.4

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STALEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
915 North Lee St
Americus, GA
Public | 6-8
450 13.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
SUMTER COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
438 Bumphead Rd
Americus, GA
Public | 3-5
731 13.4

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SUMTER COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL
439 Bumphead Rd
Americus, GA
Public | 6-8
691 13.3

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SUMTER COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL
123 Learning Ln
Americus, GA
Public | PK-2
923 14.1

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
SUMTER COUNTY SCHOOLS GSW EARLY COLLEGE
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
800 Gsw State University Dr
Americus, GA
Public | Unknown
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