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D. H. Stanton Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 283 students

 

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Posted April 8, 2012

This school is supported by the neighboors of Peoples Town, Summerhill and all of NPU-V. Please look for great things over the next few months from our community and the students of DH Stanton.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 19, 2011

In spite of recent media attention, D.H. Stanton's staff is committed to excellence in education. The structure and foundation provided more than meets the need of each student. As with all schools, each parent is should invest in their child's academic success. The relationship necessary for success is interdependent on each stakeholder (child, parent and teacher)
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 9, 2010

This is a horable school. The halways have ants, the restrooms have roaches. They never have homework, but when it's spring they have 125 pages to do in a packet.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 9, 2009

Great School!!!! My son was in the 3rd grade and he did great!!! Thanks to a great staff.I agree with the previous comment..The reading program is wonderful..Especially 'The Boys 2 Men Literacy Night' that was held by Mr. Freeman and various others..Great Job D.H.Stanton....
—Submitted by a parent


Posted June 7, 2009

My child is a 3rd grade student. This year, I was pleased with the reading program at D. H. Stanton. Throughout the year, they held programs to inform parents about reading and how to work with your children at home on the computer. I felt good helping my son at home to improve his reading. He passed the CRCT! I owe all to Mr. Freeman and the reading teacher Ms. Taylor.
—Submitted by a parent


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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.

49 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 85% in 2010.

49 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
71%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2010.

49 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
84%
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.

44 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
61%
Math

The state average for Math was 87% in 2010.

44 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
73%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 91% in 2010.

44 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
75%
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.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
70%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

34 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
50%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
44%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 92% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
70%
Science

The state average for Science was 78% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
37%

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
54%
Social Studies

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

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
52%
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.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
78%
Math

The state average for Math was 84% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
57%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

30 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
85%

2010

 
 
70%
Science

The state average for Science was 83% in 2013.

29 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
74%
Social Studies

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

29 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
46%
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.

24 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
88%
Math

The state average for Math was 90% in 2013.

24 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 93% in 2013.

24 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
76%
Science

The state average for Science was 80% in 2013.

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
61%

2010

 
 
64%
Social Studies

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

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
53%
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.

42 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
72%

2009

 
 
97%
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 95% 37%
Hispanic 4% 12%
White 1% 44%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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  • Velva Bass
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