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28%
  • Ridge Road Elementary School
  • 285 Ridge Rd., Sandersville
  • Washington County
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 738
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
22%
  • T. J. Elder Middle School
  • P.o. Box 816, Sandersville
  • Washington County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
21%
  • Washington County High School
  • 420 Riddleville Rd, Sandersville
  • Washington County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 851
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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  • Sandersville Regional Youth Detention Center
  • 423 Industrial Dr, Sandersville
  • Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 7
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • Ridge Road Primary School
  • P.o. Box 856, Sandersville
  • Washington County
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 884
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Sandersville school information

IndexSandersvilleGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores24%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools52,16479,221
Total private schools151524,874
Total post-secondary schools11927,963
The Sandersville, GA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Sandersville public schools have average test scores of 24% which is 33% lower than than the Georgia average and 52% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sandersville public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Georgia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.7% have completed high school, 18.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sandersville

IndexSandersvilleGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school73.7%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college42.8%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.5%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.8%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.3%1.3%

Sandersville, GA School Districts

Washington County School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Sandersville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sandersville, GA schools is 24%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Sandersville, GA, an average of 74.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sandersville 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 Sandersville, GA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sandersville, GA5,77624%52%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Robertsdale, AL5,77639%21%
Hingham, MA5,77786%76%
Doney Park, AZ5,77539%22%
Mount Carmel, PA5,77347%5%
Prairie du Chien, WI5,77151%4%
Sandersville, GA5,77624%52%
Source: The Sandersville, 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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