Gainesville City School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Gainesville City School District, serving 7,969 students.
  • Public school in Gainesville City School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Georgia public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Gainesville City School District are Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy, Centennial Arts Academy and Gainesville High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameGainesville City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.gcssk12.net
School District Phone Number(770)536-5275
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools8 Schools2,307 Schools
# of Students7,969 Students1,768,266 Students
# of Teachers515 Teachers114,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Gainesville City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 207 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gainesville City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gainesville City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gainesville City  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.69
# of American Indian Students6 Students3,437 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students259 Students72,388 Students
% Asian Students
3%
4%
# of Hispanic Students4,845 Students275,631 Students
% Hispanic Students
61%
15%
# of Black Students1,466 Students648,924 Students
% Black Students
18%
37%
# of White Students1,180 Students701,410 Students
% White Students
15%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students210 Students64,621 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24247,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:639126,398
# of Students in 1st Grade:608128,193
# of Students in 2nd Grade:644130,015
# of Students in 3rd Grade:611135,912
# of Students in 4th Grade:669138,248
# of Students in 5th Grade:705139,161
# of Students in 6th Grade:558135,351
# of Students in 7th Grade:609132,881
# of Students in 8th Grade:559132,379
# of Students in 9th Grade:585147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:574135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:525123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:441115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,288 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,714. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,128 is less than the state average of $10,678. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$69 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gainesville City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$61 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Gainesville City  School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,288$10,714
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gainesville City  School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,128$10,678
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gainesville City  School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Gainesville City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Centennial Arts Academy Math: 39% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    852 Century Pl
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)287-2044

    Grades: K-5 | 831 students
  • Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy Math: 45% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1340 Enota Ave Ne
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)532-7711

    Grades: K-5 | 659 students
  • Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School Math: 23% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    695 Fair St
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)536-5295

    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
  • Gainesville Exploration Academy Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1145 Mcever Rd
    Gainesville, GA 30504
    (770)287-1223

    Grades: K-5 | 755 students
  • Gainesville High School Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    830 Century Pl
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)536-4441

    Grades: 9-12 | 2125 students
  • Gainesville Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1581 Community Way
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)534-4237

    Grades: 6-8 | 1726 students
  • Mundy Mill Academy
    4260 Mundy Mill Parkway
    Gainesville, GA 30504
    (770)534-0671

    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
  • New Holland Core Knowledge Academy Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    170 Barn St
    Gainesville, GA 30501
    (770)287-1095

    Grades: PK-5 | 958 students
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