Peachcrest Elementary School

  • Peachcrest Elementary School serves 1,040 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Peachcrest Elementary School's student population of 1,040 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,040 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Peachcrest Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Peachcrest Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Peachcrest Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Peachcrest Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#2038 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
41%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
5%
15%
Black
91%
37%
White
1%
40%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peachcrest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.170.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
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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