Cary Reynolds Elementary School

  • Cary Reynolds Elementary School serves 1,161 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Cary Reynolds Elementary School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1161 students has grown by 32% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,161 students
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cary Reynolds Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cary Reynolds Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
9%
4%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
85%
14%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
5%
37%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
1%
42%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Cary Reynolds Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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.
0.27 0.41
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
90%
57%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
3%
6%
Cary Reynolds Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dekalb County School District's student population of 101,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,324 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,074 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
134
5
Number of Students Managed 101,103 3,306
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,126 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,001 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,324 $10,007
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,074 $9,869
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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