Georgia Academy For The Blind

2895 Vineville Ave

Macon, GA 31204

Tel: (478)751-6083
  • Georgia Academy For The Blind serves 106 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Georgia Academy For The Blind operates within the State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 106 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 106 students
Georgia Academy For The Blind Total Students (2012-2015)
Gender % Georgia Academy For The Blind Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Georgia Academy For The Blind Total Teachers (2013-2015)
Students by Grade Georgia Academy For The Blind Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1 16:1
Georgia Academy For The Blind Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Asian Students (2013-2015)
Hispanic
5%
14%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
51%
37%
Georgia Academy For The Blind Black Students (2012-2015)
White
41%
42%
Georgia Academy For The Blind White Students (2012-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.41
Georgia Academy For The Blind Diversity Score (2012-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Georgia Academy For The Blind Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

  • State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District's student population of 389 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 389 3,306
State s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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