Briar Vista Elementary School

1131 Briar Vista Ter Ne
Atlanta, GA 30324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Briar Vista Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Briar Vista Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Briar Vista Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Briar Vista Elementary School's student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Briar Vista Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Briar Vista Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1091 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
36%
15%
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Black
34%
37%
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White
18%
40%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Briar Vista Elementary School is Druid Hills High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is International Student Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Robert Lewis Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta John Robert Lewis Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
    1.2 miles
    2383 N Druid Hills Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
    (678) 874-1502
    1.2 PK-5 406
  • Decatur International Student Center Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 234 students
    1.3 miles
    3318 Midway Rd
    Decatur, GA 30032
    (678) 676-6602
    1.3 7-8 234
  • Atlanta Morningside Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 932 students
    1.3 miles
    1053 E Rock Springs Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    (404) 802-8950
    1.3 K-5 932
  • Atlanta Druid Hills High School Math: 45% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,312 student
    1.7 miles
    1798 Haygood Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30307
    (678) 874-6302
    1.7 9-12 1,312
  • Atlanta Margaret Harris Comprehensive School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-12 | 59 students
    1.7 miles
    1634 Knob Hill Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30329
    (678) 874-7002
    1.7 K-12 59

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