Museum School Avondale Estates

3191 Covington Hwy
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Museum School Avondale Estates serves 566 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Museum School Avondale Estates placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Museum School Avondale Estates places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Museum School Avondale Estates's student population of 566 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Museum School Avondale Estates is ranked within the top 20% 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 Museum School Avondale Estates 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
#222 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
27%
37%
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White
58%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Museum School Avondale Estates is Dekalb School Of The Arts (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is International Community School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur International Community School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
    0.1 miles
    2418 Wood Trail Ln
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 499-8969
    0.1 K-5 437
  • Avondale Estates Avondale Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.2 miles
    8 Lakeshore Dr
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 676-5202
    0.2 PK-5 503
  • Scottdale Robert Shaw Theme School Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.9 miles
    385 Glendale Rd
    Scottdale, GA 30079
    (678) 676-6002
    0.9 PK-5 486
  • Avondale Estates Dekalb School Of The Arts Math: 65-69% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 8-12 | 421 students
    1.1 miles
    1192 Clarendon Ave
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 676-2502
    1.1 8-12 421
  • Decatur Fifth Avenue Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 4-5 | 899 students
    1.7 miles
    101 5th Ave
    Decatur, GA 30030
    (404) 370-4460
    1.7 4-5 899

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