Brown Elementary School

9771 Poston Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brown Elementary School serves 790 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Brown Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 26% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Brown Elementary School's student population of 790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students790 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Brown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brown Elementary School is 0.35, which is less 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
#1712 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
79%
37%
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White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brown Elementary School is Mundy's Mill High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mundys Mill Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jonesboro Mundys Mill Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
    0.9 miles
    1251 Mundys Mill Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (770) 473-2880
    0.9 6-8 810
  • Jonesboro Mundy's Mill High School Math: 15% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,729 student
    1.1 miles
    9652 Fayetteville Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (678) 817-3000
    1.1 9-12 1,729
  • Jonesboro Suder Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
    1.8 miles
    1400 Lake Jodeco Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 473-2820
    1.8 PK-5 659
  • Jonesboro Lee Street Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
    2.1 miles
    178 Lee St
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 473-2815
    2.1 PK-5 603
  • Jonesboro Perry Career Academy - Eula Wilburn Ponds Perry Center For Math: ≤1% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 440 students
    2.1 miles
    137 Spring St
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 515-7601
    2.1 6-12 440

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