Daves Creek Elementary School

  • Daves Creek Elementary School serves 1,210 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Daves Creek Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Georgia state average of 59%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Daves Creek Elementary School's student population of 1,210 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Daves Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Daves Creek Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#5 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
50%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Daves Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
41%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Daves Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Daves Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.580.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Daves Creek 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 NameForsyth County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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