Alcova Elementary School

770 Ewing Chapel Rd
Dacula, GA 30019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Alcova Elementary School serves 1,364 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Alcova Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Alcova Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Alcova Elementary School's student population of 1,364 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

Alcova Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alcova Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#851 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
15%
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Black
53%
37%
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White
16%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alcova Elementary School is Dacula High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dacula Middle School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dacula Dacula High School Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,121 students
    1.6 miles
    123 Broad St
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-6664
    1.6 9-12 2,121
  • Dacula Dacula Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,644 student
    1.6 miles
    137 Dacula Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-1110
    1.6 6-8 1,644
  • Dacula Dacula Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,181 student
    2.2 miles
    2500 Fence Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-7174
    2.2 PK-5 1,181
  • Dacula Dyer Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
    2.9 miles
    1707 Hurricane Shoals Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-6214
    2.9 PK-5 888
  • Dacula Harbins Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,261 student
    3.0 miles
    3550 New Hope Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 682-4270
    3 PK-5 1,261

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