Deerwood Academy School



Deerwood Academy School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Deerwood Academy School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 97
1 124
2 107
3 111
4 98
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Deerwood Academy School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 685 students in grades 1st through 12th. Deerwood Academy School is the 457th largest public school in Georgia and the 8,345th largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 685
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,345th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 457th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,120th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 620th out of 1,342

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Deerwood Academy School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 348
(51%)
19,191
(51%)
 Female 337
(49%)
18,533
(49%)

Deerwood Academy School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 671
(98%)
27,914
(74%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
2,624
(7%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
603
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
6,154
(16%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
369
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Deerwood Academy School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 522
(76%)
27,026
(72%)
 Not Eligible 127
(19%)
9,784
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(5%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Deerwood Academy School is ranked 241st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Deerwood Academy School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.5%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Deerwood Academy School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 466
2006 519
2007 607
2008 686
2009 660
2010 673
2011 644
2012 685

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 15
2007 15.2
2008 14.6
2009 14
2010 17.3
2011 15
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70386266094421
2006 0.70712909441233
2007 0.69686985172982
2008 0.6997084548105
2009 0.75151515151515
2010 0.74739970282318
2011 0.77018633540373
2012 0.81459854014599

Compare Deerwood Academy School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 81.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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