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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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City Schools Of Decatur School District Details

City Schools Of Decatur School District
758 Scott Boulevard
Decatur, GA 30030

5,874 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

City Schools Of Decatur 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)

80 60 40 20 0
69%
44%
71%
44%
66%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Clairemont Elementary School
155 Erie Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-02
Decatur High School
310 N Mc Donough St
Decatur, GA, 30030
09-12
Fifth Avenue Elementary School
101 5th Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
03-05
New Glennwood Elementary School
440 E Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-02
Oakhurst Elementary School
175 Mead Rd
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-02
Renfroe Middle School
220 W College Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030
06-08
Talley Street Elementary School
2617 Talley St
Decatur, GA, 30030
03-05
Westchester Elementary School
758 Scott Blvd
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-02
Winnona Park Elementary School
510 Avery St
Decatur, GA, 30030
PK-02

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.1% 40.0%
Black 20.6% 37.8%
Hispanic 5.4% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 59.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 54.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,443 $41,043,000 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $4,468,000 4.9%
Staff $479 $2,640,000 2.9%
General Administration $227 $1,250,000 1.4%
School Administration $951 $5,246,000 5.7%
Operation $1,078 $5,943,000 6.5%
Transportation $267 $1,470,000 1.6%
Other $468 $2,581,000 2.8%
Total Support $4,280 $23,598,000 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,938 $27,226,000 29.6%
Total Expenditures $16,661 $91,867,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,525 $11,524,433,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $565 $998,054,000 4.7%
Staff $538 $950,230,000 4.5%
General Administration $132 $233,728,000 1.1%
School Administration $677 $1,195,608,000 5.6%
Operation $800 $1,412,553,000 6.7%
Transportation $513 $906,857,000 4.3%
Other $364 $642,609,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,589 $6,339,639,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,880 $3,320,620,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,994 $21,184,692,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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