Mount Carmel Elementary School

2356 Fairburn Rd
Douglasville, GA 30135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Mount Carmel Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mount Carmel Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower 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 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mount Carmel Elementary School's student population of 461 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Carmel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mount Carmel Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#1405 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
15%
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Black
60%
37%
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White
15%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mount Carmel Elementary School is Lithia Springs Comprehensive High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Chestnut Log Middle School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Douglasville Chestnut Log Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 693 students
    0.9 miles
    2544 Pope Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5100
    0.9 6-8 693
  • Lithia Springs Sweetwater Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
    1.5 miles
    2505 E County Line Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-4600
    1.5 K-5 570
  • Lithia Springs Lithia Springs Comprehensive High School Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,582 student
    1.6 miles
    2520 E County Line Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-6700
    1.6 9-12 1,582
  • Lithia Springs Factory Shoals Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
    2.0 miles
    2375 Mount Vernon Rd
    Lithia Springs, GA 30122
    (770) 651-3900
    2 PK-5 708
  • Douglasville Factory Shoals Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 870 students
    2.2 miles
    3301 Shoals School Rd
    Douglasville, GA 30135
    (770) 651-5800
    2.2 6-8 870

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