Matt Elementary School

7455 Wallace Tatum Rd
Cumming, GA 30028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Matt Elementary School serves 1,178 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Matt Elementary School placed in the top 20% 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 67% (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 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Matt Elementary School's student population of 1,178 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

Matt 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 Matt Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#264 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
80%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForsyth County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Matt Elementary School is West Forsyth High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Liberty Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cumming Liberty Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,097 student
    0.0 miles
    7465 Wallace Tatum Rd
    Cumming, GA 30028
    (770) 781-4889
    0 6-8 1,097
  • Cumming Sawnee Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,404 student
    3.8 miles
    1616 Canton Hwy
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 887-6161
    3.8 PK-5 1,404
  • Cumming West Forsyth High School Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,695 students
    5.6 miles
    4155 Drew Rd
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 888-3470
    5.6 9-12 2,695
  • Cumming North Forsyth High School Math: 60% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,489 students
    5.7 miles
    3635 Coal Mountain Dr
    Cumming, GA 30028
    (770) 781-6637
    5.7 9-12 2,489
  • Cumming Coal Mountain Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
    5.8 miles
    3455 Coal Mountain Dr
    Cumming, GA 30028
    (770) 887-7705
    5.8 PK-5 725

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