Clarkdale Elementary School

Clarkdale Elementary School serves 624 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Clarkdale Elementary School operates within the Cobb County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 624 students has grown by 63% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 624 students
Clarkdale Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clarkdale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Clarkdale Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Clarkdale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Clarkdale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
23%
13%
Clarkdale Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
64%
37%
Clarkdale Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
11%
43%
Clarkdale Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Clarkdale Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.40
Clarkdale Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
72%
56%
Clarkdale Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Clarkdale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Cobb County School District's student population of 110,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,277 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,889 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
115
5
Number of Students Managed 110,001 3,213
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,102 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,061 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,277 $10,365
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,889 $9,935
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is South Cobb High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cooper Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Powder Springs Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • AustellCooper Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 941 students
    1.2 miles
    4605 Ewing Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2438
    1.26-8941
  • Powder SpringsPowder Springs Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 807 students
    1.2 miles
    4570 Grady Grier Dr
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)222-3746
    1.2PK-5807
  • AustellGarrett Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 816 students
    1.5 miles
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2466
    1.56-8816
  • Powder SpringsCompton Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 540 students
    1.9 miles
    3450 New Macland Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)222-3700
    1.9KG-5540
  • Powder Springs Hendricks Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 521 students
    1.9 miles
    5243 Meadows Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)819-2387
    1.9KG-5521

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