Centennial Place Academy

  • Centennial Place Academy serves 634 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Centennial Place Academy operates within the Atlanta School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 634 students has grown by 36% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 634 students
Centennial Place Academy Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Centennial Place Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Centennial Place Academy Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Centennial Place Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 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
Centennial Place Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Centennial Place Academy Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Centennial Place Academy Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
85%
37%
Centennial Place Academy Black Students (1999-2015)
White
4%
42%
Centennial Place Academy White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Centennial Place Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Centennial Place Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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
Centennial Place Academy Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
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Centennial Place Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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 n/a
Centennial Place Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Atlanta School District's student population of 50,092 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,577 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,248 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Atlanta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
98
5
Number of Students Managed 50,092 3,306
Atlanta School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $772 MM $32 MM
Atlanta School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $805 MM $32 MM
Atlanta School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,577 $9,769
Atlanta School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,248 $9,774
Atlanta School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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