Georgia School For The Deaf

  • Georgia School For The Deaf serves 78 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Georgia School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Georgia School For The Deaf places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Georgia School For The Deaf's student population of 78 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Georgia School For The Deaf by grade.

School Comparison

  • Georgia School For The Deaf is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Georgia School For The Deaf is 0.68, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2129 out of 2185 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Georgia School For The Deaf, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Georgia School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia School For The Deaf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Georgia School For The Deaf and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
34%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Georgia School For The Deaf. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.680.69
This chart display the diversity score of Georgia School For The Deaf and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Georgia School For The Deaf and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia School For The Deaf and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameState Schools- Georgia School For The Deaf School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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