Cowan Road Elementary School

1233 Cowan Rd
Griffin, GA 30223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Cowan Road Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cowan Road 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 27% (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 22% (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 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cowan Road Elementary School's student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Cowan Road 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 Cowan Road Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#1687 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
53%
37%
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White
28%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGriffin-Spalding County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cowan Road Elementary School is Griffin High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cowan Road Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Griffin Cowan Road Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 575 students
    0.1 miles
    1185 Cowan Rd
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-3722
    0.1 6-8 575
  • Griffin Orrs Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
    2.2 miles
    1553 Flynt St
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-3743
    2.2 PK-5 613
  • Griffin Griffin High School Math: 12% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,434 student
    2.5 miles
    1617 W Poplar St
    Griffin, GA 30224
    (770) 229-3752
    2.5 9-12 1,434
  • Griffin Atkinson Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
    2.7 miles
    307 Atkinson Dr
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-3715
    2.7 PK-5 468
  • Griffin Beaverbrook Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
    2.9 miles
    251 Birdie Rd
    Griffin, GA 30223
    (770) 229-3750
    2.9 PK-5 356

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