Fulton Sunshine Charter Elementary School is located in Roswell, GA and is one of 66 elementary schools in Fulton County School District. It is a charter school that serves 408 students in grades K-5.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Fulton Sunshine Charter Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Fulton Sunshine Charter Elementary School had 8% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Georgia had 57% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Fulton County spends $9,760 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 35% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Fulton County District
In 2011, Fulton Sunshine Charter Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Georgia average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.