Simpson Elementary School

4525 E Jones Bridge Rd
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Simpson Elementary School serves 889 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Simpson Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 87% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Simpson Elementary School's student population of 889 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students889 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

Simpson Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Simpson Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#14 out of 2188 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
7%
37%
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White
70%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Simpson Elementary School is Norcross High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pinckneyville Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peachtree Corners Pinckneyville Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,281 student
    0.9 miles
    5440 W Jones Bridge Rd
    Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (770) 263-0860
    0.9 6-8 1,281
  • Alpharetta Autrey Mill Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,448 student
    1.5 miles
    4110 Old Alabama Rd
    Alpharetta, GA 30022
    (470) 254-7622
    1.5 6-8 1,448
  • Alpharetta Barnwell Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 763 students
    1.5 miles
    9425 Barnwell Rd
    Alpharetta, GA 30022
    (470) 254-4960
    1.5 PK-5 763
  • Peachtree Corners International Charter Academy of Georgia Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 186 students
    2.0 miles
    3705 Engineering Drive
    Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (770) 604-0007
    2 K-5 186
  • Peachtree Corners Norcross High School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,817 students
    2.2 miles
    5300 Spalding Dr
    Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (770) 448-3674
    2.2 9-12 3,817

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