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Woodson Elementary School

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Posted December 1, 2008

Woodson is one the best schools that i sent my child to. Their vacations are amazing.This school is something that your child will have memeries about for a lifetime
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 86% in 2010.

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
70%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
57%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

63 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
76%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 85% in 2010.

73 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
68%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

73 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
66%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

73 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
68%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 88% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
67%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
48%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
71%
Science

The state average for Science was 78% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
33%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
53%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 83% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
65%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 90% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
67%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
39%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
38%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
60%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
46%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
45%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
37%

2010

 
 
31%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 94% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
83%
Math

The state average for Math was 90% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
73%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
75%
Science

The state average for Science was 80% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
45%

2011

 
 
37%

2010

 
 
57%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 81% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
47%

2011

 
 
39%

2010

 
 
62%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Writing

The state average for Writing was 80% in 2012.

51 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
62%

2009

 
 
78%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA 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

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 98% 37%
Hispanic 2% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
White 0% 44%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Viola Belinda Blackshear
Fax number
  • (404) 792-5761

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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1605 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
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