Livsey Elementary School

  • Livsey Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Livsey Elementary School's student population of 394 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Livsey Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Livsey Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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#481 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
30%
15%
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Black
20%
37%
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White
39%
40%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Livsey Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.720.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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