Cornelia Elementary School

375 Old Cleveland Rd,

Cornelia, GA, 30531

Tel: (706)778-6526
Grades: PK-5

638 students

Cornelia Elementary School serves 638 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Cornelia Elementary School operates within the Habersham County School District.

Overview

The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 638 students
Cornelia Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Cornelia Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Cornelia Elementary School Students 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 0.64 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
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Cornelia Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
48%
12%
Cornelia Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
3%
37%
Cornelia Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
36%
44%
Cornelia Elementary School White (1994-2012)
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.
0.64 0.40
Cornelia 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.
72%
51%
Cornelia 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.
8%
7%
Cornelia Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Habersham County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 6,907 3,449
Habersham County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $34 MM
Habersham County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $73 MM $36 MM
Habersham County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,141 $9,939
Habersham County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,529 $10,367
Habersham 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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cornelia Level Grove Elementary School
    2525 Level Grove Rd
    Cornelia , GA , 30531
    (706)778-3087
    1.9  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baldwin Baldwin Elementary School
    894 Willingham Ave
    Baldwin , GA , 30511
    (706)778-6435
    2.1  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cornelia South Habersham Middle School
    237 Old Athens Hwy
    Cornelia , GA , 30531
    (706)778-7121
    2.2  mi  |  471  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Demorest Demorest Elementary School
    3116 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
    Demorest , GA , 30535
    (706)778-4126
    3  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Demorest 9th Grade Academy
    3115 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
    Demorest , GA , 30535
    (706)778-0830
    3  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  9

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Habersham County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Habersham County is Habersham County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.