Smoke Rise Elementary School

1991 Silver Hill Rd
Stone Mountain, GA 30087
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Smoke Rise Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Smoke Rise 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Smoke Rise Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Smoke Rise Elementary School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Smoke Rise 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 Smoke Rise Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#1101 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
15%
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Black
50%
37%
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White
6%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
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 Smoke Rise Elementary School is Dekalb Early College Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Champion Middle Theme School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stone Mountain Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mountain Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 581 students
    1.8 miles
    6720 James B Rivers Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-4702
    1.8 PK-5 581
  • Stone Mountain Dekalb Early College Academy Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 333 students
    2.2 miles
    1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-0221
    2.2 9-12 333
  • Stone Mountain Elizabeth Andrews High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 446 students
    2.2 miles
    1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-2602
    2.2 10-12 446
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    2.2 miles
    4900 Sheila Ln
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-4602
    2.2 PK-5 575
  • Stone Mountain The Champion Middle Theme School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 800 students
    2.3 miles
    5265 Mimosa Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 504-4302
    2.3 6-8 800

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