Hayes Elementary School

1501 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
4.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Hayes Elementary School serves 871 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hayes Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 47% (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 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hayes Elementary School's student population of 871 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students871 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Hayes Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Hayes Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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
#738 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
36%
37%
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White
30%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hayes Elementary School is Kennesaw Mountain High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pine Mountain Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kennesaw Pine Mountain Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 620 students
    0.3 miles
    2720 Pine Mountain Cir Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8252
    0.3 6-8 620
  • Kennesaw Kennesaw Mountain High School Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,063 students
    0.8 miles
    1898 Kennesaw Due West Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8190
    0.8 9-12 2,063
  • Kennesaw Devereux Ackerman Academy Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-11 | 77 students
    0.9 miles
    1291 Stanley Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (770) 427-0147
    0.9 5-11 77
  • Kennesaw Bullard Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    1.8 miles
    3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 594-8720
    1.8 PK-5 832
  • Kennesaw Mcclure Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,227 student
    1.8 miles
    3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    (678) 331-8131
    1.8 6-8 1,227

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Hayes has been consistently very good over the last 5 years. The teachers are phenomenal. Strong parent involvement. Diversity is celebrated. Welcoming environment. My children thrived here.
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5  
This is my 2nd child's last year at Hayes. We have been so pleased with the quality of education both of my children have received in preparing our children for middle school. Teachers and administration are caring and professional. Tons of parental involvement from our diverse school.
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2  
The administrators are AWFUL, the teachers are OK, 1/2 the school is hispanic & doesn't or won't speak English. So happy my children no longer go there.
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