Kennesaw Elementary School

Kennesaw Elementary School serves 829 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Kennesaw Elementary School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 829 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 829 students
Kennesaw Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Kennesaw Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kennesaw Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Kennesaw Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Kennesaw Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
16%
12%
Kennesaw Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
19%
37%
Kennesaw Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
53%
44%
Kennesaw Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kennesaw Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Kennesaw Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.66
Kennesaw Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
33%
51%
Kennesaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Kennesaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,433 students has grown by 13429% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
5
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,298
Cobb County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $1,332,698 $9,939
Cobb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $1,307,671 $10,367
Cobb County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Cobb High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Awtrey Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baker Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kennesaw North Cobb High School
    3400 Old 41 Hwy Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (770)975-6685
    1.1  mi  |  2664  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kennesaw Awtrey Middle School
    3601 Nowlin Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (770)975-6615
    1.2  mi  |  870  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Acworth Baker Elementary School
    2361 Baker Rd Nw
    Acworth , GA , 30101
    (770)975-6629
    1.6  mi  |  796  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kennesaw Big Shanty Elementary School
    1575 Ben King Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (678)594-8023
    1.8  mi  |  790  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Kennesaw Kennesaw Charter School
    Charter School
    1370 Lockhart Dr Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30144
    (678)290-9628
    Charter School
    2.1  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - The administration is not personable, nor do they listen to what the parent's suggest is in the best interest of their child. It's cookie cutter education. My child is in first grade and all that is focused on is the CRCT test. He also does a great deal of cut and paste worksheets. I work with my child quite a bit outside of school to ensure that he is on target. I am enrolling my child in a private school for the upcoming school year. I am not only a parent but an educator. - Posted by Parent

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