Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy (Closed 2010)

  • Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy served 405 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy operated within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students405 students
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Total Students (2008-2009)
Gender %Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Total Teachers (2008-2009)
Students by GradeBenjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Black
100%
37%
Benjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy Black Students (2008-2009)
All Ethnic GroupsBenjamin S. Carsons Honors Preparatory Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
n/a0.67
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%
57%
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 NameAtlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
5
Number of Students Managed50,0923,306
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$828 MM$36 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$941 MM$34 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,709$10,365
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,982$9,935
Atlanta School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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