Robert Shaw Theme School

385 Glendale Rd
Scottdale, GA 30079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
4.00 5 1 (1 review)
Robert Shaw Theme School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Robert Shaw Theme School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 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 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Robert Shaw Theme School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Robert Shaw Theme School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Robert Shaw Theme School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Robert Shaw Theme School is 0.17, 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
#416 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
91%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Robert Shaw Theme School is Clarkston High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Museum School Avondale Estates (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is International Community School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur International Community School Charter School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
    0.9 miles
    2418 Wood Trail Ln
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 499-8969
    0.9 K-5 437
  • Avondale Estates Museum School Avondale Estates Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 566 students
    0.9 miles
    3191 Covington Hwy
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (404) 292-9760
    0.9 K-8 566
  • Avondale Estates Avondale Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    1.0 miles
    8 Lakeshore Dr
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 676-5202
    1 PK-5 503
  • Clarkston Clarkston High School Math: 26% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,523 student
    1.2 miles
    618 N Indian Creek Dr
    Clarkston, GA 30021
    (678) 676-5302
    1.2 9-12 1,523
  • Clarkston Indian Creek Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,182 student
    1.3 miles
    724 N Indian Creek Dr
    Clarkston, GA 30021
    (678) 676-5702
    1.3 PK-5 1,182

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I have been at this school since 1st grade and now I'm in 5th grade. I still love this school it's great! Too bad it's my last year!!!
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