Cascade Elementary School

2326 Venetian Dr Sw
Atlanta, GA 30311
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Cascade Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cascade 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 20-24% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cascade Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Cascade Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Cascade 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 Cascade Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#1834 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
100%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.000.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cascade Elementary School is Therrell High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Young Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beecher Hills Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Beecher Hills Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    1.2 miles
    2257 Bolling Brook Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404) 802-8300
    1.2 PK-5 346
  • Atlanta Hamilton E. Holmes Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    1.5 miles
    2301 Connally Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30344
    (470) 254-3092
    1.5 PK-5 710
  • Atlanta Kimberly Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 431 students
    1.7 miles
    3090 Mcmurray Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404) 802-7600
    1.7 PK-5 431
  • Atlanta Tuskegee Airman Global Academy Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
    1.7 miles
    1654 S Alvarado Ter Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404) 802-8450
    1.7 PK-5 666
  • Atlanta Young Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 832 students
    1.7 miles
    3116 Benjamin E Mays Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404) 802-5900
    1.7 6-8 832

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