Kemp Elementary School

865 Corner Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Kemp Elementary School serves 908 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kemp Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 908 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Kemp Elementary School's student population of 908 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
908 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Kemp Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kemp Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#200 out of 2168 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
18%
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Black
28%
36%
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White
52%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kemp Elementary School's ranking?
Kemp Elementary School is ranked #200 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Kemp Elementary School often compared to?
Kemp Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Vaughan Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Kemp Elementary School?
908 students attend Kemp Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Kemp Elementary School students are White, 28% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kemp Elementary School?
Kemp Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kemp Elementary School offer ?
Kemp Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Kemp Elementary School part of?
Kemp Elementary School is part of Cobb County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 908 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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