Fifth Avenue Elementary School

101 5th Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Fifth Avenue Elementary School serves 899 students in grades 4-5.
Fifth Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 70% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Fifth Avenue Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Fifth Avenue Elementary School's student population of 899 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students899 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Fifth Avenue Elementary 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 Fifth Avenue Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#170 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
64%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Schools Of Decatur School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fifth Avenue Elementary School is Decatur High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renfroe Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Glennwood Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur New Glennwood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-3 | 322 students
    0.1 miles
    440 E Ponce De Leon Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4435
    0.1 PK-3 322
  • Decatur Decatur High School Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,339 student
    0.5 miles
    310 N Mcdonough St
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4420
    0.5 9-12 1,339
  • Decatur Clairemont Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 348 students
    0.6 miles
    155 Erie Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4450
    0.6 PK-3 348
  • Decatur Renfroe Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,249 student
    0.7 miles
    220 W College Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4440
    0.7 6-8 1,249
  • Decatur Winnona Park Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 481 students
    0.7 miles
    510 Avery St
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4490
    0.7 PK-3 481

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