Ferguson Elementary School

1755 Centerview Dr
Duluth, GA 30096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ferguson Elementary School serves 879 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ferguson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ferguson Elementary School's student population of 879 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

Ferguson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Ferguson Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#1151 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
57%
15%
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Black
31%
37%
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White
4%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ferguson Elementary School is Meadowcreek High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Radloff Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Corley Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lawrenceville Corley Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,298 student
    0.9 miles
    1331 Pleasant Hill Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (678) 924-5330
    0.9 PK-5 1,298
  • Duluth Radloff Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,363 student
    1.0 miles
    3939 Shackleford Rd
    Duluth, GA 30096
    (678) 245-3400
    1 6-8 1,363
  • Duluth Chesney Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,212 student
    1.6 miles
    3878 Old Norcross Rd
    Duluth, GA 30096
    (678) 542-2300
    1.6 PK-5 1,212
  • Lawrenceville Sweetwater Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,506 student
    1.8 miles
    3500 Cruse Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (770) 923-4131
    1.8 6-8 1,506
  • Lawrenceville Kanoheda Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 871 students
    2.4 miles
    1025 Herrington Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (770) 682-4221
    2.4 PK-5 871

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