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Atlanta Public Schools
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  • ATLANTA, GA

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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade C
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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Atlanta Public Schools is an above average, public school district located in ATLANTA, GA. It has 49,994 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 28% of students are at least proficient in math and 35% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
35%
Percent Proficient - Math
28%
Average Graduation Rate
80%
Average SAT
1100
2,786 responses
Average ACT
23
1,762 responses

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
49,994
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.6%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$63,777
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.5%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$20,655 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    55%
  • Support Services
    42%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$64,730
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,595
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$289,121
National
$281,900

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