Coal Mountain Elementary School

3455 Coal Mountain Dr
Cumming, GA 30028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Coal Mountain Elementary School serves 723 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Coal Mountain Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 51% (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 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 723 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Coal Mountain Elementary School's student population of 723 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
723 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Coal Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Coal Mountain 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#245 out of 2168 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
18%
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Black
8%
36%
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White
64%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Coal Mountain Elementary School's ranking?
Coal Mountain Elementary School is ranked #245 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Coal Mountain Elementary School often compared to?
Coal Mountain Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Silver City Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
61% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Coal Mountain Elementary School?
723 students attend Coal Mountain Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Coal Mountain Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Coal Mountain Elementary School?
Coal Mountain Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Coal Mountain Elementary School offer ?
Coal Mountain Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Coal Mountain Elementary School part of?
Coal Mountain Elementary School is part of Forsyth County School District.

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Last Day of School
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)
First Day of School
August 01, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 723 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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