Cascade Elementary School

Cascade Elementary School serves 439 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Cascade Elementary School operates within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

The student population of 439 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 439 students
Cascade Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cascade Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Cascade Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cascade Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Cascade Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
13%
Cascade Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
99%
37%
Cascade Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
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.
0.02 0.40
Cascade Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
99%
56%
Cascade Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Cascade Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Atlanta School District's student population of 50,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,931 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 $19,234 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Atlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 50,131 3,213
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $828 MM $36 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $941 MM $34 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,931 $10,365
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,234 $9,935
Atlanta School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Therrell School Of Engineering- Math- And Science (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Young Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Venetian Hills Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Venetian Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
    0.9 miles
    1910 Venetian Dr Sw
    AtlantaGA 30311
    (404)802-4550
    0.9PK-5376
  • AtlantaBeecher Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    1.2 miles
    2257 Bolling Brook Dr Sw
    AtlantaGA 30311
    (404)802-8300
    1.2PK-5369
  • AtlantaHamilton E. Holmes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
    1.5 miles
    2301 Connally Dr
    AtlantaGA 30344
    (404)767-3092
    1.5PK-5921
  • AtlantaConnally Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
    1.6 miles
    1654 South Alvarado Ter Sw
    AtlantaGA 30311
    (404)802-8450
    1.6PK-5412
  • AtlantaKimberly Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
    1.7 miles
    3090 Mcmurray Dr Sw
    AtlantaGA 30311
    (404)802-7600
    1.7PK-5461

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