North Heights Elementary School

26 Atteiram Dr Ne
Rome, GA 30161
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
North Heights Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
North Heights 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 27% (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 13% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

North Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

North Heights Elementary School's student population of 485 students has grown by 79% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 80% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

North Heights 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 North Heights Elementary School is 0.48, 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
#1816 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
14%
15%
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Black
70%
37%
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White
10%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRome City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Heights Elementary School is Rome High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rome Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Central Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rome Rome Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 959 students
    1.5 miles
    1020 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 235-4695
    1.5 7-8 959
  • Rome Rome High School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,865 student
    2.0 miles
    1000 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ne
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 235-9653
    2 9-12 1,865
  • Rome East Central Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 545 students
    2.6 miles
    1502 Dean Ave Se
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 232-8310
    2.6 PK-6 545
  • Rome Anna K. Davie Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
    2.9 miles
    24 E Main St Sw
    Rome, GA 30161
    (706) 232-4913
    2.9 PK-6 504
  • Rome Glenwood Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 460 students
    3.4 miles
    75 Glenwood School Rd Ne
    Rome, GA 30165
    (706) 236-1855
    3.4 PK-2 460

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