7455 Wallace Tatum Rd
Cumming, GA 30028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
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 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Matt Elementary School's student population of 1,178 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
1,178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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Date
Early Release/Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School
August 04, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Matt Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#301 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,178 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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