Lumos StepUp Efficacy Study: Providence Elementary School, Georgia-2017-18

School Overview

Providence Elementary School is based in Temple Georgia, which comes under the Carroll County school district. The school supports over 411 students across 3 to 5. It is a public school with a student-teacher ratio of 15.8:1 and about 60.1 % of the students are economically disadvantaged.


Providence Elementary School Demographics

Students with Disability (SWD)

Providence Elementary School Students with disability


We conducted a study to understand the impact of Lumos Learning programs on student achievement. We have compared the state ranking of Providence Elementary School in 2016-17 and 2017-18 as indicated in schooldigger
The school used Lumos Common Core Practice tedBook in 2017-18 to support students’ skills mastery for GMAS preparation.

Improvement in State Ranking

Providence Elementary School ranking

There are 1209 elementary schools in Georgia and Providence Elementary School was ranked 395th in the 2016-17 academic year. In 2017-18, the school adopted Math program for Grades 3, 4 and 5. About 226 students used the Lumos Common Core Practice tedBook for GMAS Math practice. In the 2017-18 GMAS tests, Providence Elementary School rank improved by 111 positions.

Grade 3 GMAS Test-scores

Providence Elementary School 3rd Grade Math

Compared to 2016-17, the percentage of 3rd graders who met state expectations in 2017-18 GMAS Math assessment increased by 19%.

Grade 5 GMAS Test-scores

Providence Elementary School 5th Grade Math

There was an increase of 13%, seen in the number of students who met state expectations in 2017-18 Grade 5 Math GMAS.

Overall Result

  • Grade 3 and Grade 5 students in Providence Elementary School, have surpassed the state average in Math.
  • The use of Lumos Common Core Practice tedBook for GMAS Math practice in 3rd and 5th grades in 2017-18 influenced an increase in the percentage of students who have met the standards.
  • The overall school ranking improved by 111 positions from 395 in 2017 to 284 in 2018.

Steven Jarvis