Burgess-Peterson Elementary School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
35
Grades
PK-5
Students
326
Type
Public
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Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Math
30%
State avg 39%
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English
30%
State avg 37%
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Science
28%
State avg 34%
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
White
Hispanic
Two or more races
Asian
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
American Indian/Alaska Native
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
356 :1
State avg: 536 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
11%
State avg: 6%
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35 Reviews
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Neighborhood
480 Clifton St SE
Atlanta, GA 30316
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Last modified: May 25, 2017
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