5651 Stonewall Tell Rd
Atlanta, GA 30349
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Atlanta Youth Detention Center serves 25 students in grades 8-12.
Atlanta Youth Detention Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 25 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Atlanta Youth Detention Center's student population of 25 students has declined by 56% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Atlanta Youth Detention Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Atlanta Youth Detention Center is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#705 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
88%
36%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
83%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 25 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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