Decatur, GA
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Decatur Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Decatur


Decatur City School District Details

Decatur City School District
758 Scott Boulevard
Decatur, GA 30030

4,345 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Decatur City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Clairemont Elementary School
155 Erie Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-03
Decatur High School
310 N Mc Donough St
Decatur, GA, 30030
09-12
Fifth Avenue Elementary School
101 Fifth Avenue
Decatur, GA, 30030
04-05
New Glennwood Elementary School
440 E Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-03
Oakhurst Elementary School
175 Mead Rd
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-03
Renfroe Middle School
220 W College Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
06-08
Westchester Elementary School
758 Scott Blvd
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-03
Winnona Park Elementary School
510 Avery St
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-03

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.7% 43.3%
Black 26.9% 38.2%
Hispanic 5.6% 14.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.5% 62.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.4% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 5.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,501 $31,256,667 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $475 $1,979,325 3.6%
Staff $609 $2,537,703 4.6%
General Administration $256 $1,066,752 1.9%
School Administration $832 $3,466,944 6.3%
Operation $1,018 $4,242,006 7.6%
Transportation $308 $1,283,436 2.3%
Other $311 $1,295,937 2.3%
Total Support $3,809 $15,872,103 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,997 $8,321,499 15.0%
Total Expenditures $13,306 $55,446,102 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,487 $9,571,579,972 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $413 $721,112,426 4.1%
Staff $438 $763,322,851 4.3%
General Administration $111 $193,247,503 1.1%
School Administration $553 $964,387,445 5.4%
Operation $697 $1,215,150,478 6.9%
Transportation $436 $759,901,301 4.3%
Other $323 $563,148,157 3.2%
Total Support $2,970 $5,180,355,643 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,711 $2,984,592,675 16.8%
Total Expenditures $10,167 $17,736,348,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Department Of Juvenile Justice School District Details

Department Of Juvenile Justice School District
3408 Covington Highway
Decatur, GA 30032

295 Students enrolled in District

26 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Department Of Juvenile Justice School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aaron Cohn Regional Youth Detention Center School
7700 Chattsworth Rd
Midland, GA, 31820
08-10
Albany Regional Youth Detention Center School
2030 Newton Rd
Albany, GA, 31701
08-08
Atlanta Youth Detention Center School
5651 Stonewall Tell Rd
College Park, GA, 30349
08-12
Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center School
3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA, 30906
08-10
Augusta Youth Development Campus School
3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA, 30906
06-12
Bob Richards Regional Youth Detention Center School
200 Marable Way Nw
Rome, GA, 30165
08-11
Claxton Regional Youth Detention Center School
3609 Bill Hodges Rd
Claxton, GA, 30417
06-10
Crisp Rydc School
130 Rehab Rd
Cordele, GA, 31015
06-11
Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center School
2946 Clifton Springs Rd
Decatur, GA, 30034
07-10
Eastman Regional Youth Detention Center School
181 Industrial Blvd
Eastman, GA, 31023
08-10
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.3% 43.3%
Black 79.0% 38.2%
Hispanic 4.7% 14.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.8% 62.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.8% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,487 $9,571,579,972 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $413 $721,112,426 4.1%
Staff $438 $763,322,851 4.3%
General Administration $111 $193,247,503 1.1%
School Administration $553 $964,387,445 5.4%
Operation $697 $1,215,150,478 6.9%
Transportation $436 $759,901,301 4.3%
Other $323 $563,148,157 3.2%
Total Support $2,970 $5,180,355,643 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,711 $2,984,592,675 16.8%
Total Expenditures $10,167 $17,736,348,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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