The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools

  • The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools's student population of 456 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools is 0.13, which is less 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#1869 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
93%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.130.42
This chart display the diversity score of The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The John Hope-charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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