Varner Elementary School

  • Varner Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Varner Elementary School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Varner Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Varner Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#574 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
55%
37%
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White
25%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Varner Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.620.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Powder Springs Mceachern High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2364 students
    0.9 miles
    2400 New Macland Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3710
    0.9 9-12 2364
  • Powder Springs Tapp Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 850 students
    1.9 miles
    3900 Macedonia Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3758
    1.9 6-8 850
  • Powder Springs Compton Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
    2.0 miles
    3450 New Macland Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (770)222-3700
    2.0 K-5 551
  • Powder Springs Hillgrove High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2466 students
    2.5 miles
    4165 Luther Ward Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678)331-3961
    2.5 9-12 2466
  • Powder Springs Kemp Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 945 students
    2.6 miles
    865 Corner Rd
    Powder Springs, GA 30127
    (678)594-8158
    2.6 PK-5 945

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