Cornelia Elementary School

Cornelia Elementary School serves 627 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Cornelia Elementary School operates within the Habersham County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 627 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 627 students
Cornelia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cornelia Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Cornelia Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cornelia Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 14:1 16:1
Cornelia Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
4%
Cornelia Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
52%
13%
Cornelia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
4%
37%
Cornelia Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
34%
43%
Cornelia Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Cornelia Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cornelia Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.40
Cornelia Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
77%
56%
Cornelia Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Cornelia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,960 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,222 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,276 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Habersham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
5
Number of Students Managed 6,960 3,213
Habersham County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $36 MM
Habersham County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $92 MM $34 MM
Habersham County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,222 $10,365
Habersham County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,276 $9,935
Habersham County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 9th Grade Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Habersham Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Level Grove Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CorneliaLevel Grove Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 603 students2525 Level Grove Rd
    CorneliaGA 30531
    (706)778-3087
    1.9PK-5603
  • BaldwinBaldwin Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 447 students894 Willingham Ave
    BaldwinGA 30511
    (706)778-6435
    2.1PK-5447
  • CorneliaSouth Habersham Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 473 students237 Old Athens Hwy
    CorneliaGA 30531
    (706)778-7121
    2.26-8473
  • Mount Airy9th Grade Academy
    3 miles | Grades: 9 | 516 students171 Raider Circle
    Mount AiryGA 30563
    (706)778-0830
    39516
  • DemorestDemorest Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 513 students3116 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
    DemorestGA 30535
    (706)778-4126
    3KG-5513

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