Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School

1315 Ga Highway 83 N
Forsyth, GA 31029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School's student population of 591 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#393 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
71%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Katherine B. Sutton Elementary School is Mary Persons High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monroe County Middle School- Banks Stephens Campus (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is T.g. Scott Elementary School (4.3 miles away)
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