Lake City Elementary School

Lake City Elementary School serves 539 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Lake City Elementary School operates within the Clayton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 539 students
Lake City Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Lake City Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 17:1 15:1
Lake City Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Lake City Elementary School American Indian (2010-2013)
Asian
18%
3%
Lake City Elementary School Asian (1994-2013)
Hispanic
39%
13%
Lake City Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
31%
37%
Lake City Elementary School Black (1994-2013)
White
9%
44%
Lake City Elementary School White (1994-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.72 0.40
Lake City Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
87%
52%
Lake City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Lake City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,369 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 56,369 3,197
Clayton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $543 MM $34 MM
District Spending $578 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,976 $9,939
Clayton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,674 $10,367
Clayton County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Forest Park High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Babb Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fountain Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Forest ParkSouth Metro Psychoeducational Program
    Special Education School
    5277 Ash St
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-2000
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Forest ParkForest Park High School
    5452 Phillips Dr
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3890
    0.4 mi | 1710 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Forest ParkBabb Middle School
    5500 Reynolds Rd
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3880
    0.5 mi | 808 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Forest ParkForest Park Middle School
    930 Finley Dr
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3840
    0.8 mi | 680 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Forest ParkFountain Elementary School
    5215 West St
    Forest ParkGA 30297
    (404)362-3875
    0.9 mi | 600 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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