Rainbow Elementary School

2801 Kelley Chapel Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rainbow Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rainbow 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 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Rainbow Elementary School's student population of 430 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Rainbow 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 Rainbow Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#1649 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)
27%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
95%
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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Diversity Score
0.100.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
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 Rainbow Elementary School is Southwest Dekalb High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canby Lane Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Southwest Dekalb High School Math: 19% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,189 student
    0.1 miles
    2863 Kelley Chapel Rd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 874-1902
    0.1 9-12 1,189
  • Decatur Canby Lane Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    1.1 miles
    4150 Green Hawk Trl
    Decatur, GA 30035
    (678) 874-0602
    1.1 PK-5 544
  • Decatur Bob Mathis Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 436 students
    1.4 miles
    3505 Boring Rd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 874-5802
    1.4 PK-5 436
  • Decatur Columbia Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
    1.7 miles
    3001 Columbia Dr
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 875-0502
    1.7 6-8 900
  • Decatur Chapel Hill Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
    1.8 miles
    3536 Radcliffe Blvd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 676-8402
    1.8 PK-5 620

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