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  • Port Wentworth Elementary School
  • 507 S Coastal Hwy, Port Wentworth
  • Chatham County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 749
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Port Wentworth school information

IndexPort WentworthGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores19%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools12,16479,221
Total private schoolsn/a51524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
The Port Wentworth, GA educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Port Wentworth public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 46% lower than than the Georgia average and 61% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Port Wentworth public schools is 13:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.9% have completed high school, 34.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Port Wentworth

IndexPort WentworthGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade90.2%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school89.9%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college61.5%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.3%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.0%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

Port Wentworth, GA School Districts

Chatham County School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Port Wentworth. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Port Wentworth, GA schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Port Wentworth, GA, an average of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Port Wentworth 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 Port Wentworth, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wilmington Island, GA15,00565%32%
Richmond Hill, GA11,50153%7%
Rincon, GA9,69052%5%
Guyton, GA1,80046%7%
Springfield, GA3,06242%15%
Port Wentworth, GA7,05219%61%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pollock Pines, CA7,05339%20%
Lower Allen, PA7,05465%31%
Roanoke, TX7,05583%69%
Mount Carmel, IL7,04825%50%
Thermalito, CA7,05619%61%
Port Wentworth, GA7,05219%61%
Source: The Port Wentworth, 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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