Baker Elementary School

  • Baker Elementary School serves 776 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Baker Elementary School's student population of 776 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students776 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baker Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baker Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#312 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
35%
37%
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White
36%
40%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baker Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.720.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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