Uhs Of Laurel Heights

  • Uhs Of Laurel Heights serves 49 students in grades 1-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Uhs Of Laurel Heights 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 59%.

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School Overview

  • Uhs Of Laurel Heights's student population of 49 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Uhs Of Laurel Heights is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Uhs Of Laurel Heights is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank
58%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
42%
37%
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White
52%
41%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.41
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Graduation Rate (13-14)<50%
75%
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
57%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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