Cohutta Elementary School

254 Wolfe St
Cohutta, GA 30710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Cohutta Elementary School serves 289 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cohutta Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cohutta Elementary School's student population of 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Cohutta 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 Cohutta Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than 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
#380 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
1%
37%
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White
83%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cohutta Elementary School is Coahulla Creek High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Whitfield Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Varnell Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dalton Varnell Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
    3.9 miles
    3900 Cleveland Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-3471
    3.9 K-5 427
  • Dalton North Whitfield Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
    4.3 miles
    3264 Cleveland Hwy
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3381
    4.3 6-8 862
  • Dalton Coahulla Creek High School Math: 39% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 981 students
    4.7 miles
    3361 Crow Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-4900
    4.7 9-12 981
  • Dalton Beaverdale Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
    4.8 miles
    1350 Prater Mill Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 275-4414
    4.8 PK-5 378
  • Dalton New Hope Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
    6.2 miles
    1111 New Hope Rd Nw
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 673-2295
    6.2 6-8 615

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