Simonton Elementary School

Simonton Elementary School serves 850 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Simonton Elementary School operates within the Gwinnett County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 850 students
Simonton Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Simonton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Simonton Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Simonton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Simonton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
6%
4%
Simonton Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
28%
13%
Simonton Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
41%
37%
Simonton Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
21%
43%
Simonton Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Simonton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.71 0.67
Simonton Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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%
56%
Simonton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
6%
Simonton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Gwinnett County School District's student population of 169,150 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,190 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,743 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
132
5
Number of Students Managed 169,150 3,213
Gwinnett County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,623 MM $36 MM
Gwinnett County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $1,711 MM $34 MM
Gwinnett County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,190 $10,365
Gwinnett County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,743 $9,935
Gwinnett County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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