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  • Lamar County Elementary School
  • 228 Roberta Dr, Barnesville
  • Lamar County
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 591
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Lamar County Middle School
  • 100 Burnette Rd, Barnesville
  • Lamar County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Lamar County Primary School
  • 154 Burnette Rd, Barnesville
  • Lamar County
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 752
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Barnesville school information

Average Test Scores25%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools32,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schools11927,963
The Barnesville, GA educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Barnesville public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 30% lower than than the Georgia average and 50% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Barnesville public schools is 19:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.0% have completed high school, 16.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Barnesville

Completed 8th grade77.6%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school77.0%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college46.2%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.1%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.0%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.3%1.3%

Barnesville, GA School Districts

Lamar County School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Barnesville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Barnesville, GA schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Barnesville, GA, an average of 77.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Barnesville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Barnesville, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Forsyth, GA4,05939%20%
Zebulon, GA1,41537%25%
Griffin, GA22,87529%40%
Thomaston, GA8,97627%45%
Aldora, GA12425%50%
Barnesville, GA6,61125%50%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Buena Vista, VA6,61066%35%
Tecumseh, OK6,61468%39%
Horseheads, NY6,60856%14%
Valley City, ND6,61557%16%
Orange Lake, NY6,61518%64%
Barnesville, GA6,61125%50%
Source: The Barnesville, GA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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