Lin Elementary School

586 Candler Park Dr Ne
Atlanta, GA 30307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Lin Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lin Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lin Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Lin Elementary School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Lin Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lin Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#23 out of 2188 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
11%
37%
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White
72%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lin Elementary School is Uhs Of Laurel Heights (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springdale Park Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Springdale Park Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 704 students
    0.5 miles
    1246 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    (404) 802-7150
    0.5 K-5 704
  • Atlanta Uhs Of Laurel Heights Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 2-12 | 40 students
    0.8 miles
    934 Briarcliff Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    (404) 888-7876
    0.8 2-12 40
  • Atlanta Fernbank Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 868 students
    1.4 miles
    157 Heaton Park Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30307
    (678) 874-9302
    1.4 PK-5 868
  • Atlanta Toomer Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    1.4 miles
    65 Rogers St Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30317
    (404) 802-3450
    1.4 PK-5 504
  • Atlanta Inman Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,075 student
    1.6 miles
    774 Virginia Ave Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
    (404) 802-3200
    1.6 6-8 1,075

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