East Side Elementary School

  • East Side Elementary School serves 1,279 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 82% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • East Side Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • East Side Elementary School's student population of 1,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Side Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Side Elementary School is 0.54, 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 School Rank (16-17)#33 out of 2185 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
25%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
4%
37%
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White
63%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Side Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.540.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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