Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School

  • Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School's student population of 570 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students570 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#623 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
21%
37%
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White
71%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.450.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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