Arcado Elementary School

5150 Arcado Rd Sw
Lilburn, GA 30047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Arcado Elementary School serves 893 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arcado Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 893 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Arcado Elementary School's student population of 893 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
893 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Arcado Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Arcado Elementary School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#597 out of 2168 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
29%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
18%
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Black
24%
36%
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White
14%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arcado Elementary School's ranking?
Arcado Elementary School is ranked #597 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Arcado Elementary School often compared to?
Arcado Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Camp Creek Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Arcado Elementary School?
893 students attend Arcado Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
30% of Arcado Elementary School students are Hispanic, 29% of students are Asian, 24% of students are Black, 14% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Arcado Elementary School?
Arcado Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Arcado Elementary School offer ?
Arcado Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Arcado Elementary School part of?
Arcado Elementary School is part of Gwinnett County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 893 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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