Big Creek Elementary School

Overview

Student Enrollment
941
Best Elementary School in Georgia
#5
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Forsyth County
Type Public
 Phone (770)887-4584
 Location 1994 Peachtree Pkwy
Cumming, GA 30041
Charter School No

Big Creek Elementary School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Georgia elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 5th in the best public elementary schools in Georgia.

Racial Demographics

The Big Creek Elementary School student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White44.1%415
Black7.1%67
Hispanic6.9%65
Asian Pacific37.7%355
Native American Indian0.9%8
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races3.3%31

Family Income

vs. other Georgia elementary schools
Upper 2%

5.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Georgia elementary school median of 65.7%. By this measure, Big Creek Elementary School students are largely wealthy and rank 25th in Georgia for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K7
Kindergarten141
1st Grade159
2nd Grade166
3rd Grade153
4th Grade152
5th Grade163
Total941

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
86%
Rank in Georgia
5th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Big Creek Elementary School scored an average 86% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Georgia Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.3% of Georgia elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*80% to 84%*
Boys90% to 94%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Black70% to 79%*60% to 69%*
Hispanic60% to 69%*50% to 59%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White90% to 94%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites60% to 69%*50% to 59%*
Limited English60% to 79%*60% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%7%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Georgia Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Georgia Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Georgia Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%4
Boys0.9%4
Girls0%0

Location

Big Creek Elementary School
1994 Peachtree Pkwy
Cumming, GA
30041
(770)887-4584

10 out of 10 1

District

Forsyth County
Cumming, GA