Georgia Academy For The Blind

2895 Vineville Ave

Macon, GA 31204

Tel: (478)751-6083
Grades: PK-12

114 students

Georgia Academy For The Blind serves 114 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Georgia Academy For The Blind operates within the State s- Georgia Academy For The Blind School District.

Overview

School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 114 students
Georgia Academy For The Blind Total Students (2012-2013)
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade Georgia Academy For The Blind Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
13%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Hispanic (2012-2013)
Black
51%
37%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Black (2012-2013)
White
46%
44%
Georgia Academy For The Blind White (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Georgia Academy For The Blind Sch Ethnicity Georgia Academy For The Blind Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.53 0.40
Georgia Academy For The Blind Diversity Score (2012-2013)
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.
48%
52%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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.
16%
7%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 400 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name State s- Georgia Academy For The Blind School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
6
Number of Students Managed 400 3,449
State s- Georgia Academy For The Blind School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2011)
District Total Revenue n/a $34 MM
District Spending n/a $36 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $9,939
District Spending / Student n/a $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Price Educational Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookdale Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MaconPrice Educational Center
    304 Pierce Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)751-2800
    0.5 mi | 15 students | Gr. 5-7                      
  • MaconBrookdale Elementary School
    3600 Brookdale Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-2783
    0.9 mi | 481 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MaconVineville Academy
    Magnet School
    2260 Vineville Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-3226
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 534 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MaconMiller Magnet Middle School
    Magnet School
    751 Hendley St
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-4029
    Magnet School

    1 mi | 809 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MaconCentral High School
    Magnet School
    2155 Napier Ave
    MaconGA 31204
    (478)779-2292
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | 1049 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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