Medlock Elementary School (Closed 2012)

2418 Wood Trail Ln
Decatur, GA 30033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Medlock Elementary School served 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (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 75-79% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 91%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 77% 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 Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Medlock Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-64%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Medlock 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)
75-79%
91%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Medlock 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 Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
22%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Medlock Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
45%
37%
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White
23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Medlock 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Medlock Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.700.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Medlock 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 Medlock Elementary School is Druid Hills High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Druid Hills Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Ridge Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Laurel Ridge Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    1.2 miles
    1215 Balsam Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 874-6902
    1.2 PK-5 473
  • Decatur Clairemont Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 348 students
    1.4 miles
    155 Erie Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4450
    1.4 PK-3 348
  • Decatur Druid Hills Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 929 students
    1.5 miles
    3100 Mount Olive Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 874-7602
    1.5 6-8 929
  • Decatur Mclendon Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.6 miles
    3169 Hollywood Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 676-5902
    1.6 PK-5 421
  • Atlanta Druid Hills High School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,312 student
    1.7 miles
    1798 Haygood Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30307
    (678) 874-6302
    1.7 9-12 1,312
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