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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 86 public schools managed by Atlanta Public School District serving 50,235 students in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Atlanta Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Atlanta Adamsville Primary School
    286 Wilson Mill Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-4300

    Grades: PK-2 | 383 students
  • Atlanta Aps-forrest Hills Academy Alternative School
    2930 Forrest Hills Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)591-7275

    Grades: 6-12 | 97 students
  • Atlanta Atlanta Classical Academy Charter School
    3260 Northside Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404)369-3500

    Grades: K-12 | 592 students
  • Atlanta Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Elementary School Charter School
    688 Grant St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)624-6226

    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
  • Atlanta Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Middle School Charter School
    820 Essie Ave Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (678)904-0051

    Grades: 6-8 | 236 students
  • Atlanta The B.e.s.t Academy
    1890 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-4944

    Grades: 6-12 | 415 students
  • Atlanta Bazoline E. Usher/collier Heights Elmentary School
    631 Harwell Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-5700

    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
  • Atlanta Beecher Hills Elementary School
    2257 Bolling Brook Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404)802-8300

    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
  • Atlanta Benteen Elementary School
    200 Cassanova St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-7300

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • Atlanta Bolton Academy
    2268 Adams Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-8350

    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
  • Atlanta Booker T. Washington High School
    45 Whitehouse Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    (404)802-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 818 students
  • Atlanta Boyd Elementary School
    1891 Johnson Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-8150

    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
  • Atlanta Brandon Elementary School
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30327
    (404)802-7250

    Grades: K-5 | 1011 students
  • Atlanta Brown Middle School
    765 Peeples St Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    (404)802-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 598 students
  • Atlanta Bunche Middle School
    1925 Niskey Lake Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-6700

    Grades: 6-8 | 872 students
  • Atlanta Burgess-peterson Elementary School
    480 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (404)802-3400

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • Atlanta Carver High School
    55 Mcdonough Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4415

    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
  • Atlanta Cascade Elementary School
    2326 Venetian Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404)802-8100

    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
  • Atlanta Centennial Academy Charter School
    531 Luckie St Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30313
    (404)802-8550

    Grades: K-8 | 765 students
  • Atlanta Charles R. Drew Charter School Charter School
    301 E Lake Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404)687-0001

    Grades: PK-5 | 1014 students
  • Atlanta Cleveland Elementary School
    2672 Old Hapeville Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Atlanta Continental Colony Elementary School
    3181 Hogan Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-8000

    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
  • Atlanta Corretta Scott King Womens' Leadership Academy
    1190 Northwest Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-4900

    Grades: 6-12 | 412 students
  • Atlanta Crim High School Alternative School
    256 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404)802-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
  • Atlanta D. H. Stanton Elementary School
    970 Martin St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4200

    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
  • Atlanta Deerwood Academy School
    3070 Fairburn Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 736 students
  • Atlanta Dobbs Elementary School
    2025 Jonesboro Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-8050

    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
  • Atlanta Douglass High School
    225 Hamilton E Holmes Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-3100

    Grades: 9-12 | 886 students
  • Atlanta Dunbar Elementary School
    500 Whitehall Ter Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30312
    (404)802-7950

    Grades: K-5 | 392 students
  • Atlanta Early College High School At Carver
    55 Mcdonough Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4405

    Grades: 9-12 | 369 students
  • Atlanta F. L. Stanton Elementary School
    1625 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    (404)802-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Atlanta Fain Elementary School
    101 Hemphill School Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-8600

    Grades: PK-5 | 490 students
  • Atlanta Fickett Elementary School
    3935 Rux Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-7850

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
  • Atlanta Finch Elementary School
    1114 Avon Ave Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    (404)802-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
  • Atlanta Garden Hills Elementary School
    285 Sheridan Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404)802-7800

    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
  • Show 51 more public schools in Atlanta

Overview

School District NameAtlanta Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students50,235 students
# of Teachers3,726 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students24,871 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students25,364 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.42
# of American Indian Students61 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students554 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students3,627 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students37,046 students
% Black Students
74%
# of White Students7,871 students
% White Students
16%
# of Hawaiian Students32 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,044 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,258
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,404
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,604
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,672
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,536
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,359
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,312
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,563
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,353
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,224
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,813
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,017
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,680
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,440
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Atlanta Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 198 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 51% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Atlanta Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Atlanta Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Atlanta Public School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,709 is higher than the state average of $10,277. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,982 is higher than the state average of $10,242. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$828 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Atlanta Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$941 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Atlanta Public School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,709$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Atlanta Public School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,982$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Atlanta Public School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Atlanta Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.42, which is same as the Georgia average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Rivers Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.