Pharr Elementary School

1500 North Rd
Snellville, GA 30078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 699 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Pharr Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 699 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : Top 10% in GA
  • : 68% (Top 10%)
  • : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Pharr Elementary School's student population of 699 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
699 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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School Rankings

Pharr Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 2,204 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pharr Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (GA)
#156 out of 2204 schools
(Top 10%)
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68%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pharr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pharr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
18%
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Black
38%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pharr Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
18%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Pharr Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pharr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pharr Elementary School's ranking?
Pharr Elementary School is ranked #156 out of 2,204 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Pharr Elementary School often compared to?
Pharr Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Brookwood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% GA state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% GA state average).
How many students attend Pharr Elementary School?
699 students attend Pharr Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Pharr Elementary School students are Black, 28% of students are Hispanic, 18% of students are White, 10% of students are Asian, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pharr Elementary School?
Pharr Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Pharr Elementary School offer ?
Pharr Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Pharr Elementary School part of?
Pharr Elementary School is part of Gwinnett County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 699 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 68% (Top 10%)
  • : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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