Simonton Elementary School

Simonton Elementary School serves 818 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Simonton Elementary School operates within the Gwinnett County School District.

Overview

The student population of 818 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 818 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
28%
13%
Black
40%
37%
White
22%
44%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.72 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 166,693 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
5
Number of Students Managed 166,693 3,197
District Total Revenue $1,666 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,879 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,600 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,948 $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 Gwinnett Intervention Education (give) Center East (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gwinnett Intervention Education (give) Center East (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jenkins Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LawrencevilleJenkins Elementary School
    12 Village Way
    LawrencevilleGA 30046
    (678)407-8900
    1.7 mi | 996 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LawrencevilleGwinnett Intervention Education (give) Center East
    Alternative School
    91 Green St
    LawrencevilleGA 30046
    (770)338-4855
    Alternative School

    1.9 mi | 226 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • LawrencevilleHooper Renwick Center
    Special Education School
    56 Neal Blvd
    LawrencevilleGA 30045
    (770)682-4290
    Special Education School

    2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • LawrencevilleLovin Elementary School
    1705 New Hope Rd
    LawrencevilleGA 30045
    (678)518-6940
    2.1 mi | 805 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GraysonStarling Elementary School
    1725 Grayson Hwy
    GraysonGA 30017
    (678)344-6100
    2.3 mi | 988 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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