Panola Way Elementary School

  • Panola Way Elementary School serves 933 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Panola Way Elementary School's student population of 933 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students933 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Panola Way Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Panola Way Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#2092 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
92%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Panola Way Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.150.68
This chart display the diversity score of Panola Way Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Panola Way Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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My son born in september 5 and now he is 3 years old. I wuold like to know if he can star in the elementary school in 2019, necause if don't he lost 1 year. Thanks
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