Cook Elementary School

1512 N Elm St
Sparks, GA 31647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Cook Elementary School serves 736 students in grades 3-5.
Cook Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cook Elementary School's student population of 736 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 3-5
Total Students736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Cook Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Cook Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#1645 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
35%
37%
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White
50%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCook County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cook Elementary School is Cook High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cook County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparks Cook County Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 719 students
    0.2 miles
    1601 N Elm St
    Sparks, GA 31647
    (229) 549-5999
    0.2 6-8 719
  • Adel Cook Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 845 students
    1.3 miles
    1531 Patterson St
    Adel, GA 31620
    (229) 549-7713
    1.3 PK-2 845
  • Adel Cook High School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 909 students
    3.3 miles
    9900 Highway 37
    Adel, GA 31620
    (229) 896-2213
    3.3 9-12 909
  • Nashville Berrien Academy Performance Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 64 students
    10.3 miles
    1015 Exum Rd
    Nashville, GA 31639
    (229) 686-6576
    10.3 9-12 64
  • Nashville Berrien Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 732 students
    10.9 miles
    802 Middle School Cir
    Nashville, GA 31639
    (229) 686-2939
    10.9 3-5 732

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