Free Home Elementary School

12525 Cumming Hwy
Canton, GA 30115
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Free Home Elementary School serves 323 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Free Home Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Free Home Elementary School's student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Free Home Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Free Home Elementary School is 0.35, 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
#307 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
4%
37%
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White
80%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Free Home Elementary School is Creekview High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Creekland Middle School (2.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canton Creekland Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,546 student
    2.8 miles
    1555 Owens Store Rd
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 704-1135
    2.8 6-8 1,546
  • Canton Creekview High School Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,005 students
    2.8 miles
    1550 Owens Store Rd
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 704-4400
    2.8 9-12 2,005
  • Canton Macedonia Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
    4.3 miles
    10370 E Cherokee Dr
    Canton, GA 30115
    (770) 479-3429
    4.3 PK-5 815
  • Cumming West Forsyth High School Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,695 students
    4.4 miles
    4155 Drew Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 888-3470
    4.4 9-12 2,695
  • Cumming Vickery Creek Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,201 student
    5.5 miles
    6280 Post Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 346-0040
    5.5 PK-5 1,201

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