PROFICIENCY 23% 36% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Atlanta Public Schools
77%Atlanta
35%Georgia

M. A. Jones Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Atlanta Public Schools" in Atlanta, GA. There are a total of 587 students and 40 teachers at M. A. Jones Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 587 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

M. A. Jones Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.5%, which is 36% lower than the Georgia average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students587
Teachers39.7
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch587
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At M. A. Jones Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All22%
325-29%
415-19%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All23%
320-24%
420-24%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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M. A. Jones Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictGeorgiaNational
Caucasian 0.0% 15.0% 42.9% 51.1%
African American 96.9% 74.8% 36.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.1% 3.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 7.2% 13.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.1% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.8% 1.7% 3.1% 3.1%

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Kipp West Atlanta Young Schoololars Academy35%1.1Atlanta, GA
F. L. Stanton Elementary School12%1.2Atlanta, GA
Dunbar Elementary School12%1.3Atlanta, GA
Bethune Elementary School9%1.3Atlanta, GA
Gideons Elementary School8%1.6Atlanta, GA
Connally Elementary School10%1.6Atlanta, GA
Kipp Atlanta Collegiate32%1.8Atlanta, GA
Finch Elementary10%1.8Atlanta, GA
Kindezi47%1.9Atlanta, GA

Atlanta demographics profile

StatisticAtlantaGeorgiaNational
Population456,37810,099,320318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,42016791
Median age33.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%54%55%
Speak English90%86%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Education level achieved in Atlanta

IndexAtlantaGeorgiaNational
Completed 8th grade87.2%82.3%84.3%
Completed high school86.6%81.0%83.0%
Completed some college70.3%57.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree53.0%36.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors48.3%29.4%30.3%
Completed masters21.2%11.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.3%3.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.3%1.3%
Source: The M. A. Jones Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.