Finch Elementary School

1114 Avon Ave Sw
Atlanta, GA 30310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Finch Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • : Bottom 50% in GA
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Finch Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Finch Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Finch Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Finch Elementary School is 0.06, 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)
#2126 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Finch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≤5%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Finch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Finch Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
18%
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Black
97%
36%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
37%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Finch Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Finch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Finch Elementary School's ranking?
Finch Elementary School is ranked #2126 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Finch Elementary School?
315 students attend Finch Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Finch Elementary School students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Finch Elementary School?
Finch Elementary School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Finch Elementary School offer ?
Finch Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Finch Elementary School part of?
Finch Elementary School is part of Atlanta Public Schools School District.

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Last Day of School
May 24, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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