Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts



Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 68
2 71
3 70
4 71
5 68
6 84
7 56
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 530 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts is the 824th largest public school in Georgia and the 18,798th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 530
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,798th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 824th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 958th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 959th out of 1,342

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Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 388
(73%)
34,548
(49%)
 Male 142
(27%)
36,586
(51%)

Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 516
(97%)
46,258
(65%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
1,126
(2%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
10,949
(15%)
 White 3
(1%)
8,419
(12%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4,099
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
111
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
172
(0%)

Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 291
(55%)
48,857
(69%)
 Not Eligible 173
(33%)
18,865
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(12%)
3,412
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts is ranked 713th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.4%) is slightly 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.

Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 527
2006 519
2007 518
2008 528
2009 536
2010 541
2011 551
2012 530

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 12.3
2007 12.8
2008 13.2
2009 13.6
2010 14.1
2011 14.6
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66034155597723
2006 0.68208092485549
2007 0.68339768339768
2008 0.69318181818182
2009 0.70335820895522
2010 0.69685767097967
2011 0.71143375680581
2012 0.67358490566038

Compare Dekalb Elementary School of the Arts to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 67.4%
 

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