Dekalb Early College Academy

1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Dekalb Early College Academy serves 333 students in grades 9-12.
Dekalb Early College Academy placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Dekalb Early College Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Dekalb Early College Academy's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

Dekalb Early College Academy is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dekalb Early College Academy is 0.21, 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
#22 out of 2196 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
89%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.69
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dekalb Early College Academy is Elizabeth Andrews High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dekalb Academy Of Technology And The Environment Charter School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Mountain Elizabeth Andrews High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 446 students
    0.0 miles
    1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-2602
    0 10-12 446
  • Stone Mountain Dekalb Academy Of Technology And The Environment Charter School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 696 students
    0.5 miles
    1492 Kelton Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (770) 484-5865
    0.5 K-8 696
  • Tucker Stone Mountain Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 860 students
    1.0 miles
    4293 Sarr Pkwy
    Tucker, GA 30084
    (678) 676-4802
    1 6-8 860
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mill Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    1.2 miles
    4900 Sheila Ln
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-4602
    1.2 PK-5 575
  • Tucker Idlewood Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,039 student
    1.4 miles
    1484 Idlewood Rd
    Tucker, GA 30084
    (678) 874-3202
    1.4 PK-5 1,039

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