Arcado Elementary School

5150 Arcado Rd Sw
Lilburn, GA 30047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Arcado Elementary School serves 1,003 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arcado Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 56% (which is higher 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 Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Arcado Elementary School's student population of 1,003 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,003 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

Arcado Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Arcado Elementary School is 0.76, which is more 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
#317 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
32%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
15%
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Black
23%
37%
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White
16%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.760.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Arcado Elementary School is Parkview High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lilburn Middle School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lilburn Lilburn Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,746 student
    1.2 miles
    4994 Lawrenceville Hwy Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-1776
    1.2 6-8 1,746
  • Lilburn Trickum Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 2,140 students
    1.5 miles
    130 Killian Hill Rd Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-2705
    1.5 6-8 2,140
  • Lilburn Lilburn Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,479 student
    1.6 miles
    531 Lilburn School Rd Nw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-7707
    1.6 PK-5 1,479
  • Lilburn Parkview High School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,968 students
    1.7 miles
    998 Cole Rd Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-2874
    1.7 9-12 2,968
  • Lilburn Camp Creek Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,303 student
    1.8 miles
    958 Cole Rd Sw
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-1626
    1.8 PK-5 1,303

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