Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts

  • Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts serves 585 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts's student population of 585 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students585 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#473 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
96%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.080.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dekalb Elementary School Of The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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