186 Hunter Street
Norcross, GA 30071
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Brookhaven Innovation Academy serves 568 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Brookhaven Innovation Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Brookhaven Innovation Academy's student population of 568 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Brookhaven Innovation Academy 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 Brookhaven Innovation Academy is 0.67, 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
#769 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brookhaven Innovation Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
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Black
22%
36%
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White
41%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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School Calendar

View the Brookhaven Innovation Academy yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of Hispanic Heritage Month
September 15, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of American Indian Heritage Month
November 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
April 05, 2023 (Wednesday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Brookhaven Innovation Academy, a/k/a BIA Charter School, is a State commissioned K - 8th grades charter school located in Norcross, GA. Our school was founded in 2016 with a mission to provide students with an education that maximizes the realization of their individual talents and prepares them for success in a technology and information driven 21st Century economy. What makes us special is an educatoinal experience that includes project-based learning, computer coding and personalized learning. Also, we have a very diverse student body, and because we are a school of choice, everyone WANTS to be here! Our vision is to become THE school of choice in Georgia!

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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