Bob Mathis Elementary School

  • Bob Mathis Elementary School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Bob Mathis Elementary School's student population of 408 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bob Mathis Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bob Mathis Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1650 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
98%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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