FORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
1345 MARS HILL RD NW
ACWORTH, GA 30101
Visit this school's website
Phone: 678-594-8092
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-high
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Cobb County School District
  • Students/Teacher: 14:1
  • Students/Grade: 118.3
  • Number Students: 710
  • Number Teachers: 52
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6361
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Jami Frost
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (24 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (24 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 5
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-22
    "This is a fantastic school. The teachers and staff are caring and helpful. They go above and beyond the call of duty. Very happy to have my child at Ford."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-03-23
    "What a fantastic school! I was VERY pleased when we moved here from Maryland about 3 1/2 years ago, at the dedication from the counselors, teachers and faculty. Great teachers who REALLY love their students and are devoted to their academic success. I can't say enough about this school. I love their beautiful garden the students/teachers there planted, as well. Very happy :)"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-21
    "This is a great School, we just moved from Germany to the USA and we thought it will be challange for our Son. All Teachers are taking care about the Students. Our son loves going to Ford Elementary School becasue he feels integrated. All Teachers including ESOL-Teacher doing a great job. Our son loves although the special activities and he is looking forward to go to scholl every day."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-11
    "My son attend Ford and has for the last two years after transferring in from an out of state school. The school has been good for him and he is challenged academically in the classroom and in Target. The teachers have taken a personal interest in him and have worked to challenge him past the core curriculum given his ability in school. I will say that the support staff is stand-offish and unfriendly. When I have visited the office to check him in or out, the staff there does not know his name (he is in his 3rd acadmeic year there) and do not bother even getting up to help me. They come across as being bothered if you ask any questions. In his first year, there was a bullying issue and the school was slow to follow up on the issue once it was raised to their attention - using the excuse that the CRCT testing was going on at the time the request was made. After having to follow up and ask, the issue was eventually resolved but I never felt it got the sense of urgency needed especially given the impact of bullying at a young age. To summarize - academically the school is fine and that is the most important thing; from a customer service perspective - it fails."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-05-16
    "This school is amazing.... Teachers know how to help children to build self esteem & confidence (my son is now so motivated), so children naturally scores A's. After school clubs & target programs are also fantastic, children can't stop talking how they like to learn at school. Very warm, caring, friendly environment. I don't believe I can find better place for my son."
    Page 1 of 5
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Robin Oakley
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­333.5712
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Valerie Bayless
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­620.9170
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Scott Whelchel
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.1412
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Terry Swanson
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.1400
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Debbie Lindstrom
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­889.6090
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Marty Pinion
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Hoyt Ford
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­652.1160
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Connie Sims
    CENTURY 21 Lindsey & Pauley
    706.­692.3533
    25 N Main St
    Jasper, GA 30143
    Jennifer McClue
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Vanessa Ricks
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Michelle Wilson
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Lynda Lewis
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­462.4763
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Kellie Arrington
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.2634
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Luis Rocafort
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­617.7413
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Gina Rudisill
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.1395
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Waverly Thornton
    CENTURY 21 Maxsell Real Estate
    678.­741.2060
    3221 S Cherokee Ln, #1820
    Woodstock, GA 30188
    Henry Mitchell III
    CENTURY 21 Bryant Realty
    770.­920.0567
    3641 Highway 5
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    Ned Egbuhuzo
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Leneisha Russell
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Stephen Yates of Yates Estates
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­471.5712
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Latoya Haynes
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Ruby Singh
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­478.8483
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Rais Usman
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.1428
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Melinda Hadden
    CENTURY 21 In The Mountains
    706.­515.2100
    368 Craig Street, Suite #101
    Ellijay, GA 30540