3875 Smithtown Rd
Suwanee, GA 30024
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Suwanee Elementary School serves 669 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Suwanee Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 69% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 669 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Suwanee Elementary School's student population of 669 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
669 students
This chart display total students of Suwanee Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Suwanee Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Suwanee Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Suwanee Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Suwanee Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Suwanee Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#121 out of 2196 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Suwanee Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suwanee 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suwanee 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Suwanee Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
31%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
17%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
35%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Suwanee Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.75
This chart display the diversity score of Suwanee Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Suwanee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Suwanee Elementary School's ranking?

Suwanee Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

80% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 44% GA state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% GA state average).

How many students attend Suwanee Elementary School?

669 students attend Suwanee Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

35% of Suwanee Elementary School students are White, 31% of students are Asian, 17% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 8% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Suwanee Elementary School?

Suwanee Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.

What grades does Suwanee Elementary School offer ?

Suwanee Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

School Reviews

Review Suwanee Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Should Public Schools Provide Students with Vocational Opportunities?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
Will Your Child Fail in a Larger Class?
Learn about how budget cuts are forcing public schools to cut teaching positions, which lead to larger class sizes. Make sure your child is prepared to face the changes of a different class size.
Prevent Suicide
Prevent Suicide
988 is the suicide and crisis lifeline. Parents, teachers, and students can help prevent suicide once they know the warning signs.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 669 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links