Spalding Drive Elementary School

130 W Spalding Dr
Atlanta, GA 30328
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Spalding Drive Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Spalding Drive Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Spalding Drive Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Spalding Drive Elementary School's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Spalding Drive Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Spalding Drive Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#211 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
23%
37%
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White
45%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFulton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spalding Drive Elementary School is North Springs High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dickerson Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodland Elementary School (2.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta North Springs High School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,591 student
    1.1 miles
    7447 Roswell Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (470) 254-2490
    1.1 9-12 1,591
  • Atlanta Woodland Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 986 students
    2.0 miles
    1130 Spalding Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    (470) 254-5890
    2 PK-5 986
  • Atlanta Lake Forest Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 889 students
    2.3 miles
    5920 Sandy Springs Cir
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (470) 254-8740
    2.3 PK-5 889
  • Marietta Dickerson Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,294 student
    2.4 miles
    855 Woodlawn Dr Ne
    Marietta, GA 30068
    (770) 578-2710
    2.4 6-8 1,294
  • Atlanta Ison Springs Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 684 students
    2.6 miles
    8261 Ison Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    (470) 254-4020
    2.6 PK-5 684

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