Georgia School For The Deaf

  • Georgia School For The Deaf serves 107 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 59%.

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 107 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis 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 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Georgia School For The Deaf is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank
52%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
40%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
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 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
15%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Black
45%
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 2015-16 school year data.
White
36%
41%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.650.41
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Georgia School For The Deaf and public school graduation rate of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
57%
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 2015-16 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 s- Atlanta Area For The Deaf School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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