Graves Elementary School

1700 Graves Rd
Norcross, GA 30093
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Graves Elementary School serves 1,147 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Graves Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,147 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Graves Elementary School's student population of 1,147 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
1,147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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School Rankings

Graves Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Graves Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1453 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
77%
18%
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Black
18%
36%
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White
1%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Graves Elementary School's ranking?
Graves Elementary School is ranked #1453 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Graves Elementary School often compared to?
Graves Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Beaver Ridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Graves Elementary School?
1,147 students attend Graves Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Graves Elementary School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Graves Elementary School?
Graves Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Graves Elementary School offer ?
Graves Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Graves Elementary School part of?
Graves Elementary School is part of Gwinnett County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,147 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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