Charles R. Drew Charter School

Charles R. Drew Charter School serves 991 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Charles R. Drew Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Charles R. Drew Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Charles R. Drew Charter School's student population of 991 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students991 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

Charles R. Drew Charter School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Charles R. Drew Charter School is 0.48, 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
#209 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
68%
37%
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White
24%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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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, middle school and elementary school to Charles R. Drew Charter School is Charles Drew Charter School Ja/sa (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Charles Drew Charter School Ja/sa Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-12 | 766 students
    0.2 miles
    300 E Lake Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404) 687-0001
    0.2 6-12 766
  • Avondale Estates Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-7 | 563 students
    0.8 miles
    3131 Old Rockbridge Rd
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 874-1302
    0.8 K-7 563
  • Atlanta Ivy Preparatory Academy- Inc Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 512 students
    0.8 miles
    1807 Memorial Dr Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404) 622-2727
    0.8 K-8 512
  • Atlanta Toomer Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    0.9 miles
    65 Rogers St Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404) 802-3450
    0.9 PK-5 504
  • Atlanta Crim High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
    1.0 miles
    256 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404) 802-5800
    1 9-12 125

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