Ashford Park Elementary School

  • Ashford Park Elementary School serves 574 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Ashford Park Elementary School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 574 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 574 students
Ashford Park Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ashford Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Ashford Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ashford Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Ashford Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
5%
4%
Ashford Park Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
29%
14%
Ashford Park Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
12%
37%
Ashford Park Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
48%
42%
Ashford Park Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ashford Park Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Ashford Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ashford Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.67 0.41
Ashford Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
33%
57%
Ashford Park Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
4%
6%
Ashford Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dekalb County School District's student population of 101,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,324 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,074 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
134
5
Number of Students Managed 101,103 3,306
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,126 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,001 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,324 $10,007
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,074 $9,869
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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