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South Atlanta School Of Computer Animation And Des

Public | 9-12 | 349 students

 

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English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 91% in 2011.

68 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
77%

2009

 
 
65%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2011.

67 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
86%

2009

 
 
79%
Science

The state average for Science was 93% in 2011.

67 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
70%

2009

 
 
64%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 80% in 2011.

67 students were tested at this school in 2011.

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
57%

2009

 
 
65%
Scale: % at or above passing

About the tests


In 2010-2011 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Graduation Test (GHSGT) in English language arts, math, science and social studies to students in grade 11. The GHSGT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass all parts of the GHSGT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Writing

The state average for Writing was 95% in 2013.

38 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
90%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
83%

2010

 
 
90%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Georgia High School Writing Test (GHSWT) to students in grade 11. The GHSWT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. Students must pass the GHSWT in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

9th Grade Literature

The state average for 9th Grade Literature was 86% in 2013.

78 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
60%
Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 30% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a
American Literature

The state average for American Literature was 91% in 2013.

64 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
70%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
83%

2010

 
 
74%
Biology

The state average for Biology was 75% in 2013.

76 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
31%

2010

 
 
46%
Coordinate Algebra

The state average for Coordinate Algebra was 37% in 2013.

76 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
9%
Economics

The state average for Economics was 79% in 2013.

50 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
n/a
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 75% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a
Integrated Math I

The state average for Integrated Math I was 29% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
22%

2010

 
 
56%
Integrated Math II

The state average for Integrated Math II was 59% in 2013.

79 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
12%

2011

 
 
13%

2010

 
 
14%
Physical Science

The state average for Physical Science was 83% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
55%
U.S. History

The state average for U.S. History was 73% in 2013.

55 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
35%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered End-of-Course Tests (EOCT) in 9th grade math levels 1 and 2, biology, United States history, physical science, American literature and economics. The EOCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 93% 37%
Hispanic 6% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
White 0% 44%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Arts & music

Media arts
  • Computer animation

Health & athletics

School facilities
  • Access to sports fields
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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Scott Painter

Resources

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  • School social worker/counselors(s)
Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Transportation options
  • Buses/vans for students only
School facilities
  • Access to sports fields
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Sports

Boys sports
  • Football
Girls sports
  • Cheerleading

Arts & music

Media arts
  • Computer animation
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800 Hutchens Rd SE
Atlanta, GA 30354
Phone: (404) 362-5057

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