East Clayton Elementary School

3674 Steele Rd.
Ellenwood, GA 30294
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Clayton Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Clayton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 617 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

East Clayton Elementary School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

East Clayton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of East Clayton Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1864 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
77%
36%
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White
1%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Clayton Elementary School's ranking?
East Clayton Elementary School is ranked #1864 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are East Clayton Elementary School often compared to?
East Clayton Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cedar Grove Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend East Clayton Elementary School?
617 students attend East Clayton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of East Clayton Elementary School students are Black, 15% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Clayton Elementary School?
East Clayton Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does East Clayton Elementary School offer ?
East Clayton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is East Clayton Elementary School part of?
East Clayton Elementary School is part of Clayton County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 617 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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