Mount Bethel Elementary School

  • Mount Bethel Elementary School serves 1,117 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 84% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mount Bethel Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mount Bethel Elementary School's student population of 1,117 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Bethel Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Bethel Elementary School is 0.40, 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 School Rank (16-17)#29 out of 2185 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
76%
39%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.69
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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