Savannah Arts Academy

  • Savannah Arts Academy serves 892 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Savannah Arts Academy's student population of 892 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students892 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Savannah Arts Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Savannah Arts Academy is 0.49, which is more 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#107 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
16%
37%
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White
69%
40%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.42
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Graduation Rate≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChatham County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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