Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy (Closed 2010)

2210 Perry Boulevard, Nw

Atlanta, GA 30318

Grades 7-8
405 students
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy served 405 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 57%.
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy operated within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 405 students
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Total Students (2008-2009)
Gender % Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Total Teachers (2008-2009)
Students by Grade Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 16:1
Black
100%
37%
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Black Students (2008-2009)
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.
n/a 0.40
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Diversity Score (2008-2010)
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.
90%
56%
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2009)
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.
2%
6%
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name Atlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 50,131 3,213
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $828 MM $36 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $941 MM $34 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,931 $10,365
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,234 $9,935
Atlanta School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Coretta Scott King Young Women's Academy Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Scott Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • AtlantaScott Elementary School
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    0.5 miles
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    AtlantaGA 30318
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    0.5PK-5343
  • AtlantaBolton Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
    1 miles
    2268 Adams Dr Nw
    AtlantaGA 30318
    (404)802-8350
    1PK-5675
  • AtlantaWestside Atlanta Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-2 | 122 students
    1 miles
    1903 Drew Dr Nw
    AtlantaGA 30318
    (404)931-4827
    1KG-2122
  • AtlantaBoyd Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.5 miles
    1891 Johnson Rd Nw
    AtlantaGA 30318
    (404)802-8150
    1.5PK-5488
  • AtlantaCoretta Scott King Young Women's Academy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
    1.5 miles
    1190 Northwest Dr Nw
    AtlantaGA 30318
    (404)802-4900
    1.59-12290
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