Sixes Elementary School

  • Sixes Elementary School serves 732 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sixes Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sixes Elementary School's student population of 732 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sixes Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sixes Elementary School is 0.27, 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#269 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
4%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sixes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
85%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sixes Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.270.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sixes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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