Cumming Elementary School

540 Dahlonega St
Cumming, GA 30040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 40% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students978 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

Cumming Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#826 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.550.69
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForsyth County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cumming Elementary School is Forsyth Central High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Otwell Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cumming Otwell Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,309 student
    0.3 miles
    605 Tribble Gap Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 887-5248
    0.3 6-8 1,309
  • Cumming Forsyth Central High School Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,538 students
    0.4 miles
    131 Almon C. Hill Drive
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 887-8151
    0.4 9-12 2,538
  • Cumming Kelly Mill Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,220 student
    2.1 miles
    1180 Chamblee Gap Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 887-2461
    2.1 PK-5 1,220
  • Cumming George W. Whitlow Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,233 student
    2.7 miles
    3655 Castleberry Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (678) 965-5090
    2.7 PK-5 1,233
  • Cumming Chattahoochee Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 726 students
    2.9 miles
    2800 Holtzclaw Rd
    Cumming, GA 30041
    (770) 781-2240
    2.9 PK-5 726

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