Feldwood Elementary School

Feldwood Elementary School serves 669 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Feldwood Elementary School operates within the Fulton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 669 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 669 students
Feldwood Elementary School Total Students (2011-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Feldwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2011-2012)
Students by Grade Feldwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Feldwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Feldwood Elementary School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
95%
37%
Feldwood Elementary School Black (2011-2012)
White
n/a
44%
All Ethnic Groups Feldwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Feldwood Elementary School 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.
0.10 0.83
Feldwood Elementary School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
75%
51%
Feldwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Feldwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,950 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
103
5
Number of Students Managed 97,950 3,462
Fulton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM n/a
Fulton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,129 MM n/a
Fulton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $0
Fulton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,789 $0
Fulton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Banneker High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hapeville Charter Career Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakley Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • College Park Banneker High School
    5935 Feldwood Rd
    College Park , GA , 30349
    (770)969-3410
    0.4  mi  |  1239  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Union City South Metro Psychoeducational Program
    Alternative School
    4025 Flat Shoals Rd
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)696-8142
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Atlanta Hapeville Charter Career Academy
    Charter School
    6045 Buffington Rd
    Atlanta , GA , 30349
    (404)766-0101
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Union City Oakley Elementary School
    7220 Oakley Ter
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)774-4057
    1.4  mi  |  722  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Union City Gullatt Elementary School
    6110 Dodson Rd
    Union City , GA , 30291
    (770)969-3425
    1.6  mi  |  474  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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