Burgess-peterson Elementary School

  • Burgess-peterson Elementary School serves 361 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Burgess-peterson Elementary School operates within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students361 students
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Burgess-peterson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeBurgess-peterson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
85%
37%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
10%
42%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School White Students (2008-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBurgess-peterson Elementary School 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.
0.270.67
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
65%
57%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
5%
6%
Burgess-peterson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Atlanta School District's student population of 50,092 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,709 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,982 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
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: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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