Clarkdale Elementary School

Clarkdale Elementary School serves 576 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Clarkdale Elementary School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 576 students has grown by 50% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 576 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
22%
13%
Black
62%
37%
White
12%
44%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.56 0.40
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.
69%
52%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 114,317 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
116
5
Number of Students Managed 114,317 3,197
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Powder SpringsPowder Springs Elementary School
    4570 Grady Grier Dr
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)222-3745
    1.2 mi | 748 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AustellCooper Middle School
    4605 Ewing Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2438
    1.2 mi | 941 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AustellGarrett Middle School
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2466
    1.5 mi | 844 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Powder Springs Hendricks Elementary School
    5243 Meadows Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)819-2387
    1.9 mi | 565 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Powder SpringsCompton Elementary School
    3450 New Macland Rd
    Powder SpringsGA 30127
    (770)222-3700
    1.9 mi | 541 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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