Chalker Elementary School

325 N Booth Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30144
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Chalker Elementary School serves 620 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Chalker Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Chalker Elementary School's student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Chalker 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 Chalker Elementary School is 0.69, which is equal to 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
#389 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
26%
37%
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White
47%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Chalker Elementary School is Kell High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Palmer Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kennesaw Palmer Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 923 students
    0.8 miles
    690 N Booth Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30144
    (770) 591-5020
    0.8 6-8 923
  • Marietta Blackwell Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 727 students
    1.8 miles
    3470 Canton Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (678) 494-7600
    1.8 PK-5 727
  • Marietta Bells Ferry Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
    2.2 miles
    2600 Bells Ferry Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (678) 594-8950
    2.2 PK-5 697
  • Marietta Daniell Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,064 student
    2.3 miles
    2900 Scott Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (678) 594-8048
    2.3 6-8 1,064
  • Acworth Pitner Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 887 students
    2.3 miles
    4575 Wade Green Rd Nw
    Acworth, GA 30102
    (678) 594-8320
    2.3 PK-5 887

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