Ellijay Elementary School

32 Mccutchen St
Ellijay, GA 30540
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ellijay Elementary School serves 631 students in grades 2-4.
Ellijay Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ellijay Elementary School's student population of 631 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-4
Total Students631 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ellijay Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ellijay Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Ellijay 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 Ellijay Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#821 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
33%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
White
65%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellijay Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.470.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellijay Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilmer County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ellijay Elementary School is Gilmer High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clear Creek Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellijay Primary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ellijay Ellijay Primary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 517 students
    0.4 miles
    196 Mccutchen St
    Ellijay, GA 30540
    (706) 276-5010
    0.4 PK-1 517
  • Ellijay Gilmer Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 686 students
    1.1 miles
    1860 S Main St
    Ellijay, GA 30540
    (706) 276-5030
    1.1 5-6 686
  • Ellijay Gilmer High School Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,182 student
    1.6 miles
    408 Bobcat Trl
    Ellijay, GA 30540
    (706) 276-5080
    1.6 9-12 1,182
  • Ellijay Mountain View Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 473 students
    1.6 miles
    350 Calvin Jackson Dr
    Ellijay, GA 30540
    (706) 276-5100
    1.6 PK-4 473
  • Ellijay Clear Creek Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 642 students
    5.5 miles
    346 Clear Creek School Dr
    Ellijay, GA 30536
    (706) 276-5150
    5.5 7-8 642

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