Mount Carmel Elementary School serves 431 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 top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 431 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
- Minority Enrollment: 89%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in GA
- Math Proficiency: 25-29% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 25-29% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education
Mount Carmel Elementary School's student population of 431 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Mount Carmel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mount Carmel Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1175 out of 2168 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Mount Carmel Elementary School's ranking?
Mount Carmel Elementary School is ranked #1175 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Mount Carmel Elementary School often compared to?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Mount Carmel Elementary School?
431 students attend Mount Carmel Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Mount Carmel Elementary School students are Black, 21% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mount Carmel Elementary School?
Mount Carmel Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mount Carmel Elementary School offer ?
Mount Carmel Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mount Carmel Elementary School part of?
Mount Carmel Elementary School is part of Douglas County School District.
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