Callaway Elementary School

120 Oriole Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30238
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Callaway Elementary School serves 885 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Callaway 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 34% (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 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Callaway Elementary School's student population of 885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Callaway 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 Callaway Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#1428 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
77%
37%
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White
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40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
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 Callaway Elementary School is Riverdale High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kendrick Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jonesboro Kendrick Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 793 students
    0.5 miles
    7971 Kendrick Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (770) 472-8400
    0.5 6-8 793
  • Jonesboro Swint Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 718 students
    1.2 miles
    500 Highway 138 W
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (770) 473-2780
    1.2 PK-5 718
  • Riverdale Pointe South Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 712 students
    1.3 miles
    8482 Thomas Rd
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 473-2900
    1.3 PK-5 712
  • Jonesboro Pointe South Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 861 students
    1.4 miles
    8495 Thomas Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (770) 473-2890
    1.4 6-8 861
  • Riverdale Riverdale High School Math: 17% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,263 student
    1.5 miles
    160 Roberts Dr
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 473-2905
    1.5 9-12 1,263

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