Finch Elementary School

1114 Avon Ave Sw
Atlanta, GA 30310
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Finch Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Finch 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

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 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Finch Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Finch Elementary School is 0.04, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1997 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
98%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 545 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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