Waters Elementary School (Closed 2009)

660 Mcwilliams Road, Se
Atlanta, GA 30315
Waters Elementary School served 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Waters Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waters Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
87%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waters Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waters Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.230.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waters Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtlanta School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waters Elementary School is South Atlanta High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kipp Vision (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Kipp Vision Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 362 students
    0.0 miles
    660 Mcwilliams Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404) 537-5252
    0 5-8 362
  • Atlanta Kipp Vision Primary Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 522 students
    0.0 miles
    660 Mcwilliams Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404) 537-5252
    0 K-4 522
  • Atlanta Dobbs Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
    0.7 miles
    2025 Jonesboro Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404) 802-8050
    0.7 PK-5 482
  • Atlanta Thomasville Heights Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
    1.2 miles
    1820 Henry Thomas Dr Se
    Atlanta, GA 30315
    (404) 802-5750
    1.2 PK-5 495
  • Atlanta Humphries Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 325 students
    1.3 miles
    3029 Humphries Dr Se
    Atlanta, GA 30354
    (404) 802-8750
    1.3 PK-5 325
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