Gideons Elementary School

  • Gideons Elementary School serves 311 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Gideons Elementary School's student population of 311 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gideons Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gideons Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#2145 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gideons Elementary School 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)10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gideons Elementary School 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 Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gideons Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
100%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gideons Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gideons Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gideons Elementary School 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 Gideons Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Gideons Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gideons Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gideons Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Horrible!! Constant bullying while teachers and principal turn their heads. Traffic chaos. No clear directions. One way entrance continuously violated. I guess a child needs to be hit before they will take action.
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