Gresham Park Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1848 Vicki Ln Se
Atlanta, GA 30316
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gresham Park Elementary School served 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 91%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students249 students
This chart display total students of Gresham Park Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gresham Park Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Gresham Park Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
55-59%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gresham Park 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
70-74%
91%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gresham Park 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gresham Park Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gresham Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
97%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gresham Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
2%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gresham Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gresham Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.060.69
This chart display the diversity score of Gresham Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gresham Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gresham Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gresham Park Elementary School is Mcnair High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mcnair Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Mcnair High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 705 students
    0.9 miles
    1804 Bouldercrest Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (678) 874-4902
    0.9 9-12 705
  • Decatur Mcnair Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 630 students
    1.0 miles
    2190 Wallingford Dr
    Decatur, GA 30032
    (678) 874-5102
    1 6-8 630
  • Decatur Ronald E Mcnair Discover Learning Academy Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 757 students
    1.1 miles
    2162 Second Ave
    Decatur, GA 30032
    (678) 874-3402
    1.1 PK-5 757
  • Atlanta B.e.s.t Academy Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 393 students
    1.2 miles
    1190 Northwest Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    (404) 802-4900
    1.2 6-12 393
  • Atlanta Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School Of Technology Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 949 students
    1.3 miles
    3132 Clifton Church Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (678) 874-4402
    1.3 PK-5 949
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