4725 River Green Pkwy
Duluth, GA 30096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
New Life Academy Of Excellence serves 586 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
New Life Academy Of Excellence placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

New Life Academy Of Excellence's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

New Life Academy Of Excellence is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of New Life Academy Of Excellence is 0.52, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#545 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
66%
36%
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White
4%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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