Sugar Hill Elementary School

939 Level Creek Rd
Buford, GA 30518
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Sugar Hill Elementary School serves 1,181 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sugar Hill Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Sugar Hill Elementary School's student population of 1,181 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Rankings

Sugar Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Sugar Hill Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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
#135 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
66%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
15%
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Black
17%
37%
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White
43%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Sugar Hill Elementary School is Lanier High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Gwinnett Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sycamore Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buford Lanier High School Math: 40% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,842 student
    1.1 miles
    918 Buford Hwy
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 765-4040
    1.1 9-12 1,842
  • Buford Sycamore Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 781 students
    1.7 miles
    5695 Sycamore Rd
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 714-5770
    1.7 PK-5 781
  • Buford North Gwinnett Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 2,193 students
    1.9 miles
    170 Peachtree Industrial Blvd
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 745-2300
    1.9 6-8 2,193
  • Suwanee North Gwinnett High School Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,023 students
    2.0 miles
    20 Level Creek Rd
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (770) 945-9558
    2 9-12 3,023
  • Suwanee Roberts Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 806 students
    2.1 miles
    251 Highway 23 Ne
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 745-2370
    2.1 PK-5 806

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