Pine Ridge Elementary School

  • Pine Ridge Elementary School serves 645 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 21% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pine Ridge 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Pine Ridge Elementary School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students645 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Pine Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pine Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pine Ridge Elementary School is 0.22, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1882 out of 2185 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pine Ridge 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)
21%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
88%
37%
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White
2%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pine Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.220.69
This chart display the diversity score of Pine Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pine Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
This school has great teachers and offers a very unique learning experience for the students. As a mother it's great to see my child return home excited about the education they are receiving. Panther Pride
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5  
The administrative team is not supportive of the teachers.
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