Cedar Grove Elementary School

  • Cedar Grove Elementary School serves 600 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cedar Grove 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cedar Grove Elementary School's student population of 600 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedar Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedar Grove Elementary School is 0.15, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1780 out of 2185 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
16%
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Black
92%
37%
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White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedar Grove Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.150.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedar Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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