Sharp Creek Elementary School

  • Sharp Creek Elementary School serves 565 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (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 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Sharp Creek Elementary School's student population of 565 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students565 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharp Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharp Creek Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1189 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sharp Creek 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sharp Creek 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
21%
37%
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White
57%
40%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharp Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharp Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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