Stone Mountain Elementary School

6720 James B Rivers Dr
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Stone Mountain Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Stone Mountain 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 14% (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 14% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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).

School Overview

Stone Mountain Elementary School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Stone Mountain 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 Stone Mountain Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#2056 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
88%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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 Stone Mountain Elementary School is Dekalb Alternative School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is The Champion Middle Theme School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Mountain The Champion Middle Theme School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 800 students
    0.6 miles
    5265 Mimosa Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 504-4302
    0.6 6-8 800
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    1.2 miles
    4900 Sheila Ln
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-4602
    1.2 PK-5 575
  • Stone Mountain Smoke Rise Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    1.8 miles
    1991 Silver Hill Rd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 874-3602
    1.8 PK-5 397
  • Stone Mountain Dekalb Academy Of Technology And The Environment Charter School Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 696 students
    2.0 miles
    1492 Kelton Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (770) 484-5865
    2 K-8 696
  • Stone Mountain Dekalb Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 151 students
    2.0 miles
    5855 Memorial Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 676-2302
    2 6-12 151

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