3550 New Hope Rd
Dacula, GA 30019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Harbins Elementary School serves 1,261 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harbins Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 54% (which is higher 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 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Harbins Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Harbins Elementary School's student population of 1,261 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
1,261 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day of School [Day 180]
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day In Person (KK, 1st and Small Group)
August 03, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day In Person (2nd-5th)
August 04, 2022 (Thursday)
Fall Break (School Holidays)
October 06, 2022 (Thursday)
Fall Break (School Holidays)
October 06, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Harbins Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Harbins Elementary School is 0.67, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#467 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
30%
37%
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White
47%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,261 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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