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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 89 public schools in Atlanta School District, serving 52,115 students.
  • Public school in Atlanta School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Georgia public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
  • The top ranked public schools in Atlanta School District are Jackson Elementary School, Springdale Park Elementary School and Lin Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Georgia public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameAtlanta School District
School District Phone Number(404)802-3500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools89 Schools2,307 Schools
# of Students52,115 Students1,768,266 Students
# of Teachers3,902 Teachers114,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Atlanta School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 207 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 51% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 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   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   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   School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.430.69
# of American Indian Students79 Students3,437 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students562 Students72,388 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students3,759 Students275,631 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
15%
# of Black Students38,446 Students648,924 Students
% Black Students
74%
37%
# of White Students8,089 Students701,410 Students
% White Students
16%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students41 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,139 Students64,621 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,30047,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,553126,398
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,669128,193
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,747130,015
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,784135,912
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,622138,248
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,399139,161
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,829135,351
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,634132,881
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,366132,379
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,949147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,106135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,692123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,465115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,709 is higher than the state average of $10,714. 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 $10,678. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$828 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Atlanta   School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$941 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Atlanta   School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,709$10,714
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Atlanta   School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,982$10,678
This chart display average spending per public school student in Atlanta   School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Atlanta School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Aps-forrest Hills Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2930 Forrest Hills Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)591-7275

    Grades: 6-12 | 134 students
  • Atlanta Classical Academy Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3260 Northside Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404)369-3500

    Grades: K-12 | 592 students
  • Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 20%
    688 Grant St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)624-6226

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Middle School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 20%
    820 Essie Ave Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (678)904-0051

    Grades: 6-8 | 234 students
  • B.e.s.t Academy Math: 11% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1190 Northwest Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-4900

    Grades: 6-12 | 393 students
  • Barack And Michelle Obama Academy Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    970 Martin St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4200

    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students
  • Bazoline E. Usher/collier Heights Elmentary School Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    631 Harwell Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-5700

    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
  • Beecher Hills Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2257 Bolling Brook Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404)802-8300

    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
  • Benteen Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Cassanova St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-7300

    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
  • Bolton Academy Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2268 Adams Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-8350

    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
  • Booker T. Washington High School Math: 12% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    45 Whitehouse Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    (404)802-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 722 students
  • Boyd Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1891 Johnson Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-8150

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Brandon Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2741 Howell Mill Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30327
    (404)802-7250

    Grades: K-5 | 1017 students
  • Brown Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    765 Peeples St Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    (404)802-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 554 students
  • Bunche Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1925 Niskey Lake Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-6700

    Grades: 6-8 | 858 students
  • Burgess-peterson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    480 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (404)802-3400

    Grades: PK-5 | 474 students
  • Carver High School Math: 3% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    55 Mcdonough Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4415

    Grades: 9-12 | 588 students
  • Cascade Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2326 Venetian Dr Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30311
    (404)802-8100

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Centennial Academy Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    531 Luckie St Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30313
    (404)802-8550

    Grades: K-8 | 847 students
  • Charles Drew Charter School Ja/sa Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    300 E Lake Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404)687-0001

    Grades: 6-12 | 766 students
  • Charles R. Drew Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 20%
    301 E Lake Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404)687-0001

    Grades: PK-5 | 991 students
  • Cleveland Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2672 Old Hapeville Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Continental Colony Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3181 Hogan Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-8000

    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
  • Corretta Scott King Womens' Leadership Academy Math: 10% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1190 Northwest Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-4900

    Grades: 6-12 | 364 students
  • Crim High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    256 Clifton St Se
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404)802-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 125 students
  • Deerwood Academy School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3070 Fairburn Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 703 students
  • Dobbs Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2025 Jonesboro Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-8050

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Douglass High School Math: 5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    225 Hamilton E Holmes Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404)802-3100

    Grades: 9-12 | 929 students
  • Dunbar Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Whitehall Ter Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30312
    (404)802-7950

    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
  • Early College High School At Carver Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    55 Mcdonough Blvd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404)802-4405

    Grades: 9-12 | 420 students
  • F. L. Stanton Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1625 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30314
    (404)802-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Fain Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    101 Hemphill School Rd Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-8600

    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
  • Fickett Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3935 Rux Rd Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404)802-7850

    Grades: PK-5 | 548 students
  • Finch Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1114 Avon Ave Sw
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    (404)802-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
  • Garden Hills Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    285 Sheridan Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404)802-7800

    Grades: PK-5 | 515 students
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