2170 Panola Way Ct
Lithonia, GA 30058
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Panola Way Elementary School serves 872 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Panola Way 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Panola Way Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Panola Way Elementary School's student population of 872 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
872 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Panola Way Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Panola Way Elementary School is 0.15, 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 Data
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2034 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
92%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
6%
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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 872 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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