Atlanta Heights Charter School

  • Atlanta Heights Charter School serves 707 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Atlanta Heights Charter School operates within the Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 707 students has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 707 students
Atlanta Heights Charter School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender % Atlanta Heights Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Atlanta Heights Charter School Total Teachers (2011-2015)
Students by Grade Atlanta Heights Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 23:1 16:1
Atlanta Heights Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Atlanta Heights Charter School Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
95%
37%
Atlanta Heights Charter School Black Students (2011-2015)
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 0.41
Atlanta Heights Charter School Diversity Score (2011-2015)
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.
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Atlanta Heights Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2014)
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.
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Atlanta Heights Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

  • Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District's student population of 707 students has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,056 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,032 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
5
Number of Students Managed 707 3,306
Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District Students Managed (2011-2015)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $32 MM
Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District District Total Revenue (2012-2015)
District Spending $6 MM $32 MM
Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District District Spending (2012-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,056 $9,769
Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2012-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,032 $9,774
Commission Charter s- Atlanta Heights Charter School District District Spending / Student (2012-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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