1994 Peachtree Pkwy
Cumming, GA 30041
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Big Creek Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Big Creek Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 612 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Big Creek Elementary School's student population of 612 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
612 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Big Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Big Creek Elementary School is 0.56, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 2196 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
59%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
3%
36%
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White
30%
38%
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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
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Early Release/Last Day of School
May 25, 2023 (Thursday)
First Day of School
August 03, 2023 (Thursday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

4   1/6/2021
I went here from 3rd to 5th grade came in 2016 and want to give a good review because I liked the school... yeah.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Justin Robinson
5   2/2/2007
a. Excellent b. Yes c. Two-time Governor's Office Platinum Award, National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, Georgia School of Excellence d. Well maintained e. Parents are very actively involved
- Posted by Parent - annel

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 612 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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