Clarkdale Elementary School

  • Clarkdale Elementary School serves 698 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Clarkdale Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 59%.

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School Overview

  • Clarkdale Elementary School's student population of 698 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students698 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarkdale Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clarkdale Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
15%
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Black
60%
37%
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White
9%
41%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clarkdale Elementary School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Georgia by year.GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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