Bright Star Elementary School

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
11
Grades
PK-5
Students
452
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Math
37%
State avg 39%
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English
40%
State avg 37%
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Science
32%
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
15 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
438 :1
State avg: 536 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
0%
State avg: 6%
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11 Reviews
5 out of 5 stars
5 6
4 0
3 2
2 0
1 0
Neighborhood
6300 John West Rd
Douglasville, GA 30134
Dale Black McGill - School leader
(770) 651-3403
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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