Harmony Elementary School

3946 S Bogan Rd
Buford, GA 30519
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Harmony Elementary School serves 537 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harmony Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 61% (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 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Harmony Elementary School's student population of 537 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Harmony Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Harmony Elementary School is 0.68, 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
#203 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
16%
37%
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White
50%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Harmony Elementary School is Buford High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buford Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Patrick Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buford Patrick Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    1.2 miles
    2707 Kilgore Rd
    Buford, GA 30519
    (678) 765-5260
    1.2 PK-5 749
  • Buford Buford Academy Math: 71% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 2-5 | 1,493 student
    2.3 miles
    2705 Robert Bell Pkwy
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 482-6960
    2.3 2-5 1,493
  • Buford Buford Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,124 student
    2.3 miles
    2700 Robert Bell Pkwy
    Buford, GA 30518
    (770) 904-3690
    2.3 6-8 1,124
  • Buford Jones Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 960 students
    2.3 miles
    3575 Ridge Rd
    Buford, GA 30519
    (770) 904-5450
    2.3 6-8 960
  • Buford Buford Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 765 students
    2.4 miles
    2500 Sawnee Ave
    Buford, GA 30518
    (770) 945-5248
    2.4 PK-1 765

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