Marietta Center For Advanced Academics

  • Marietta Center For Advanced Academics serves 334 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Marietta Center For Advanced Academics placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Marietta Center For Advanced Academics places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Marietta Center For Advanced Academics's student population of 334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013, 2019)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marietta Center For Advanced Academics is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marietta Center For Advanced Academics is 0.70, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#6 out of 2185 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
16%
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Black
22%
37%
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White
47%
39%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarietta City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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