Chattahoochee Elementary School

  • Chattahoochee Elementary School serves 1,399 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (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 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Chattahoochee Elementary School's student population of 1,399 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chattahoochee Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chattahoochee Elementary School is 0.77, 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#219 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chattahoochee 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 Chattahoochee 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
16%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chattahoochee Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
33%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chattahoochee Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chattahoochee Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Chattahoochee Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.770.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chattahoochee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chattahoochee 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 NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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