Capitol View Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Capitol View Elementary School served 237 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 58%.
  • Capitol View Elementary School operated within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students237 students
Capitol View Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender %Capitol View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Capitol View Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by GradeCapitol View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Capitol View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
14%
Capitol View Elementary School Black Students (1996-2012)
Black
97%
37%
Capitol View Elementary School Black Students (1994-2012)
White
2%
42%
Capitol View Elementary School White Students (1995-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Capitol View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2012)
All Ethnic GroupsCapitol View 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.
0.060.67
Capitol View Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
89%
57%
Capitol View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
2%
6%
Capitol View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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