Princeton Elementary School

1301 S Deshon Rd
Lithonia, GA 30058
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Princeton Elementary School serves 847 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Princeton 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 24% (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 25% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Princeton Elementary School's student population of 847 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students847 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Princeton 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 Princeton Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#1701 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
90%
37%
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White
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40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Princeton Elementary School is Stephenson High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stephenson Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Mountain Stephenson Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 943 students
    0.9 miles
    922 Stephenson Rd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-4402
    0.9 6-8 943
  • Stone Mountain Pine Ridge Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    1.0 miles
    750 Pine Ridge Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-3402
    1 PK-5 645
  • Stone Mountain Stephenson High School Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,576 student
    1.3 miles
    701 Stephenson Rd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-4202
    1.3 9-12 1,576
  • Lithonia Redan Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    1.6 miles
    1914 Stone Mountain Lithonia,
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-3502
    1.6 PK-5 571
  • Lithonia Shadow Rock Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    1.8 miles
    1040 King Way Dr
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-3902
    1.8 PK-5 605

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