Forsyth County School District

  • 1120 DAHLONEGA HWY
  • CUMMING, GA 30040
  • (770) 887-2461
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate86.2%65.4%
Dropout Rate2.4%4.3%
Per Pupil Spending$9,159$9,692
Students Per Teacher14.613.9
Number of Schools36-
Number of Students32,374-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,215-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment32,37414.6
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students242
Kindergarten Students2,978
1st Grade Students2,955
2nd Grade Students2,957
3rd Grade Students3,002
4th Grade Students2,850
5th Grade Students2,871
6th Grade Students2,682
7th Grade Students2,697
8th Grade Students2,425
9th Grade Students2,421
10th Grade Students2,251
11th Grade Students2,048
12th Grade Students1,829
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native165
Asian or Pacific Islander2,022
Hispanic4,054
Black (Non-Hispanic)800
White (Non-Hispanic)26,260
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male17,580
Female16,628

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,21514.6
Prekindergarten Teachers27-
Kindergarten Teachers152-
Elementary Teachers1,173-
Secondary Teachers864-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides359
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors24
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors74
Elementary38
Secondary37
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians29
Library Support Staff28
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,411
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators17
LEA Administrative Support Staff45
School Administrators92
School Administrative Support Staff131
Student Support Services136
Other Support Services Staff992

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$332,290,000-
Total Local Revenues$197,001,00059.3%
Property Tax$131,440,00039.6%
General Sales Tax$31,095,0009.4%
Cities and Counties$5,779,0001.7%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$106,0000.03%
School Lunch$8,049,0002.4%
District Activity Receipts$8,255,0002.5%
Sale of Property$81,0000.02%
Interest Earnings$10,768,0003.2%
Private Contributions$46,0000.01%
Miscellaneous$1,382,0000.4%
Total State Revenues$125,299,00037.7%
General Formula Assistance$112,090,00033.7%
School Lunch Programs$546,0000.2%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,263,0000.7%
Other Programs$2,794,0000.8%
Non-Specified$2,426,0000.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$5,180,0001.6%
Total Federal Revenues$9,990,0003.0%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,777,0000.8%
Through State - Other$7,005,0002.1%
Non-Specified$61,0000.02%
Direct - Other$147,0000.04%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$280,773,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$192,305,00068.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$77,329,00027.5%
Student Support$10,324,0003.1%
Instructional Staff Support$9,216,0002.8%
General Administration Support$1,657,0000.5%
School Administration Support$15,156,0004.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$22,018,0006.6%
Student Transportation Support$11,169,0003.4%
Other Support Services$7,789,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$11,139,0004.0%
Food Services$11,139,0003.4%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 86.2%
Total Diploma Count 1,504
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 58
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121822.4%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Forsyth County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 36
  • Students: 32,374
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,215
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BIG CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1994 Peachtree Parkway
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
604 16.1

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BROOKWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2980 Vaughan Dr
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
806 17.7

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CHATTAHOOCHEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2800 Holtzclaw Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
938 16.3

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CHESTATEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6945 Keith Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA
Public | PK-5
1,055 15.0

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COAL MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3455 Coal Mountain Dr
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
823 15.8

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CUMMING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
540 Dahlonega St
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
1,094 13.4

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DAVES CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3740 Melody Mizer Ln
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
933 16.7

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FORSYTH ACADEMY
1130 Dahlonega Hwy
Cumming, GA
Public | 9-12
65 13.0

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FORSYTH CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
520 Tribble Gap Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 9-12
1,430 13.4

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
FORSYTH COUNTY ACADEMY
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
7785 Majors Rd
Cumming, GA
Charter | 9-12
- -

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GEORGE W. WHITLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3655 Castleberry Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
994 15.8

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HAW CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2555 Echols Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
927 18.0

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
JOHNS CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6205 Old Atlanta Rd
Suwanee, GA
Public | PK-5
759 16.5

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LAKESIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL
2565 Echols Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
736 16.0

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LAMBERT HIGH SCHOOL
805 Nichols Rd
Suwanee, GA
Public | 9-11
1,391 17.6

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LIBERTY MIDDLE SCHOOL
7465 Wallace Tatum Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
813 14.9

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LITTLE MILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
6800 Little Mill Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
794 14.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
MASHBURN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3777 Samples Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
622 15.4

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MATT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7455 Wallace Tatum Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
1,081 15.9

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
MIDWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4805 Atlanta Hwy
Alpharetta, GA
Public | PK-5
714 14.4

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NORTH FORSYTH HIGH SCHOOL
3635 Coal Mountain Dr
Cumming, GA
Public | 9-12
2,082 15.3

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NORTH FORSYTH MIDDLE SCHOOL
3645 Coal Mountain Dr
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
844 16.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
OTWELL MIDDLE SCHOOL
605 Tribble Gap Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
749 13.6

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PIEDMONT LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
136 Elm St
Cumming, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

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PINEY GROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL
8135 Majors Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
849 15.1

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RIVERWATCH MIDDLE SCHOOL
610 James Burgess Rd
Suwanee, GA
Public | 6-8
1,098 16.2

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SAWNEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1616 Canton Hwy
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
1,536 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
SETTLES BRIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
600 James Burgess Rd
Suwanee, GA
Public | PK-5
809 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
SHARON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3595 Old Atlanta Rd
Suwanee, GA
Public | PK-5
1,018 17.7

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SHILOH POINT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8145 Majors Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
1,038 15.3

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SILVER CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6200 Dahlonega Hwy
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
934 15.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SOUTH FORSYTH HIGH SCHOOL
585 Peachtree Parkway
Cumming, GA
Public | 9-12
1,677 16.0

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SOUTH FORSYTH MIDDLE SCHOOL
2865 Old Atlanta Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
830 16.2

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VICKERY CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6280 Post Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | PK-5
1,170 17.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
VICKERY CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL
6240 Post Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 6-8
1,091 15.8

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WEST FORSYTH HIGH SCHOOL
4155 Drew Rd
Cumming, GA
Public | 9-12
1,904 16.7

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