Georgia Connections Academy School

Serves grades 5 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2763 Meadow Church Rd Ste 208
Duluth, GA 30097
Phone
(678) 825-3258
District
STATE CHARTER SCHOOLS- GEORGIA CONNECTIONS ACADEMY
County
GWINNETT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
4640
Classroom Teachers
111

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

5

(10 is best)

Better than 49.1% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Georgia Connections Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
38%
43%
50%
46%
26%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
36%
41%
41%
39%
30%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
46%
54%
47%
32%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
44%
43%
59%
46%
28%
39%
44%
43%
59%
46%
28%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

50 40 30 20 10 0
42
42
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 232 5.0%
Grade 6 399 8.6%
Grade 7 772 16.6%
Grade 8 788 17.0%
Grade 9 774 16.7%
Grade 10 786 16.9%
Grade 11 484 10.4%
Grade 12 405 8.7%
Total 4640 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.1% 50.1% 40.0%
Black 37.6% 37.6% 37.8%
Hispanic 9.5% 9.5% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 2.4% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.1% 41.1% 59.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.4% 30.4% 54.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.7% 10.7% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 10,617,423
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 182
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 20.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 25.6%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 13.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,758,798
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 12.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 12.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 17.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 14.2%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,248 $16,505,000 62.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $171 $664,000 2.5%
Staff $151 $587,000 2.2%
General Administration $3 $10,000 0.0%
School Administration $791 $3,072,000 11.7%
Operation $46 $179,000 0.7%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $1,351 $5,247,000 20.0%
Total Support $2,512 $9,759,000 37.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $0 $0 0.0%
Total Expenditures $6,760 $26,264,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,525 $11,524,433,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $565 $998,054,000 4.7%
Staff $538 $950,230,000 4.5%
General Administration $132 $233,728,000 1.1%
School Administration $677 $1,195,608,000 5.6%
Operation $800 $1,412,553,000 6.7%
Transportation $513 $906,857,000 4.3%
Other $364 $642,609,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,589 $6,339,639,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,880 $3,320,620,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,994 $21,184,692,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%