Georgia Academy For The Blind

2895 Vineville Ave

Macon, GA 31204

Tel: (478)751-6083
Grades PK-12
115 students
Georgia Academy For The Blind serves 115 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Georgia Academy For The Blind operates within the State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District.

School Overview

The student population of 115 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 115 students
Georgia Academy For The Blind Total Students (2012-2014)
Gender % Georgia Academy For The Blind Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Georgia Academy For The Blind Total Teachers (2013-2014)
Students by Grade Georgia Academy For The Blind Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1 16:1
Georgia Academy For The Blind Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2014)
Hispanic
5%
13%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Black Students (2012-2014)
Black
53%
37%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Black Students (2012-2014)
White
42%
43%
Georgia Academy For The Blind White Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.40
Georgia Academy For The Blind Diversity Score (2012-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
56%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
6%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District's student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 407 3,213
State s- Atlanta Area  For The Deaf School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $36 MM
District Spending n/a $34 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,365
District Spending / Student n/a $9,935
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Central High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Price Educational Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vineville Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MaconPrice Educational Center
    Grades: 4-7 | 16 students
    0.4 miles
    304 Pierce Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)751-2800
    0.44-716
  • MaconMiller Magnet Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
    0.8 miles
    751 Hendley St
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-4029
    0.86-8881
  • MaconVineville Academy
    Grades: KG-5 | 555 students
    0.8 miles
    2260 Vineville Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-3226
    0.8KG-5555
  • MaconCentral High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1063 students
    1 miles
    2155 Napier Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-2292
    19-121063
  • MaconBrookdale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    1.1 miles
    3600 Brookdale Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-2783
    1.1PK-5459

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