540 Dahlonega St
Cumming, GA 30040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Cumming Elementary School serves 978 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cumming Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Cumming Elementary School's student population of 978 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
978 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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Date
Early Release/Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School
August 04, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Cumming Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cumming Elementary School is 0.55, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#894 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
39%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 978 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 50%)

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