Craig Elementary School

  • Craig Elementary School serves 1,033 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 66% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Craig Elementary School's student population of 1,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,033 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Craig Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Craig Elementary School is 0.73, 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#182 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Craig 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)
66%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
15%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
27%
37%
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White
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Craig 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
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Craig Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.730.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Craig 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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