Shallowford Falls Elementary School

3529 Lassiter Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Shallowford Falls Elementary School serves 689 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Shallowford Falls Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 75% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Shallowford Falls Elementary School's student population of 689 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Shallowford Falls Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Shallowford Falls Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#97 out of 2188 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
10%
37%
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White
71%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 Shallowford Falls Elementary School is Pope High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hightower Trail Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garrison Mill Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marietta Pope High School Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,031 students
    1.1 miles
    3001 Hembree Rd Ne
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 578-7900
    1.1 9-12 2,031
  • Marietta Garrison Mill Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
    1.2 miles
    4111 Wesley Chapel Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 642-5600
    1.2 PK-5 687
  • Marietta Hightower Trail Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,077 student
    1.2 miles
    3905 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 578-7225
    1.2 6-8 1,077
  • Marietta Tritt Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 895 students
    1.4 miles
    4435 Post Oak Tritt Rd
    Marietta, GA 30062
    (770) 642-5630
    1.4 PK-5 895
  • Marietta Mountain View Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.6 miles
    3151 Sandy Plains Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (770) 578-7265
    1.6 PK-5 754

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