Simonton Elementary School

Simonton Elementary School serves 819 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% 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 819 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 819 students
Simonton Elementary School Total Students (1994-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Simonton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade Simonton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Simonton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Simonton Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
27%
12%
Simonton Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
41%
37%
Simonton Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
18%
44%
Simonton Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Simonton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Simonton 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.
0.72 0.83
Simonton 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.
67%
51%
Simonton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Simonton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 163,642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
132
5
Number of Students Managed 163,642 3,462
Gwinnett County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,666 MM n/a
Gwinnett County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,879 MM n/a
Gwinnett County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,600 $0
Gwinnett County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,948 $0
Gwinnett 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 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 Gwinnett Intervention Education (give) Center East (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lawrenceville Gwinnett Intervention Education (give) Center East
    Alternative School
    91 Green St
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30046
    (770)338-4855
    Alternative School
    1.9  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Lawrenceville Jenkins Elementary School
    12 Village Way
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30046
    (678)407-8900
    1.9  mi  |  956  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lawrenceville Hooper Renwick Center
    Special Education School
    56 Neal Blvd
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30045
    (770)682-4290
    Special Education School
    2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Lawrenceville Lovin Elementary School
    1705 New Hope Rd
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30045
    (678)518-6940
    2.1  mi  |  779  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Grayson Starling Elementary School
    1725 Grayson Hwy
    Grayson , GA , 30017
    (678)344-6100
    2.3  mi  |  970  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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