Norton Park Elementary School

3041 Gray Rd Se
Smyrna, GA 30082
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Norton Park Elementary School serves 900 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Norton Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Norton Park Elementary School's student population of 900 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students900 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

Norton Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Norton Park Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#1555 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
56%
15%
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Black
34%
37%
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White
6%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Norton Park Elementary School is Osborne High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Griffin Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Hills Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Smyrna Belmont Hills Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 352 students
    1.1 miles
    605 Glendale Pl Se
    Smyrna, GA 30080
    (678) 842-6810
    1.1 PK-5 352
  • Marietta Labelle Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    1.1 miles
    230 Cresson Dr Sw
    Marietta, GA 30060
    (678) 842-6955
    1.1 PK-5 439
  • Marietta Osborne High School Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,119 students
    1.3 miles
    2451 Favor Rd Sw
    Marietta, GA 30060
    (770) 437-5900
    1.3 9-12 2,119
  • Marietta Birney Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 873 students
    1.4 miles
    775 Smyrna Powder Springs Rd
    Marietta, GA 30060
    (678) 842-6824
    1.4 PK-5 873
  • Smyrna International Academy Of Smyrna Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 554 students
    1.4 miles
    2144 South Cobb Drive
    Smyrna, GA 30080
    (678) 370-0980
    1.4 K-6 554

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