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Brandon Elementary School
Atlanta City
Grade Range: PK, KK, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Enrollment: 773  

 

Performance Index Details
  • The Percentage of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards in the current year is 97.98%.
  • This percentage reflects a Gain over the prior year of 0.52%.
  • This change was at or above 21.62% of the elementary schools in Georgia.
  • This school received the 2008 Gold Award for Highest Percentage of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards.

Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards

Performance Index Calculations

Consecutive Years School Has Made AYP: 6
School Improvement Status: Distinguished School
 
MeasurementEnglish Language ArtsReadingMathematicsScienceSocial StudiesTotal/
Percentage
2008Number of Students5865865862872872,332
Did Not Meet Standards105228247
(1.71%)(0.85%)(3.75%)(2.79%)(0.7%)(2.02%)
Meeting Standards1901461586462620
(32.42%)(24.91%)(26.96%)(22.3%)(21.6%)(26.59%)
Exceeding Standards3864354062152231,665
(65.87%)(74.23%)(69.28%)(74.91%)(77.7%)(71.4%)
Meeting and Exceeding Standards5765815642792852,285
(98.29%)(99.15%)(96.25%)(97.21%)(99.3%)(97.98%)
2007Number of Students5165165172672672,083
Did Not Meet Standards1215127349
(2.33%)(2.91%)(2.32%)(2.62%)(1.12%)(2.35%)
Meeting Standards170991177867531
(32.95%)(19.19%)(22.63%)(29.21%)(25.09%)(25.49%)
Exceeding Standards3344023881821971,503
(64.73%)(77.91%)(75.05%)(68.16%)(73.78%)(72.16%)
Meeting and Exceeding Standards5045015052602642,034
(97.67%)(97.09%)(97.68%)(97.38%)(98.88%)(97.65%)

2008 Percentage of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards 97.98%
minus2007 Percentage of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards 97.46%
= 0.52%

This Represents a Gain

Number of Students only includes those students who were continuously enrolled from the October FTE Count Day through the end of the state testing window, i.e. Full Academic Year or FAY, and participated in the test.

Greatest Gain Award Criteria

For elementary schools, the criteria used for the Greatest Gain award is below.
  • Platinum Schools must have made AYP for 3 consecutive years and have a minimum of 35% Exceeding Standards and a Meets and Exceeds Gain equal to or greater than 4.29%.
  • Gold Schools must have made AYP for 2 consecutive years and have a minimum of 30% Exceeding Standards and a Meets and Exceeds Gain equal to or greater than 6.76%.
  • Silver Schools must have made AYP for 2 consecutive years and have a minimum of 25% Exceeding Standards and a Meets and Exceeds Gain equal to or greater than 6.23%.
  • Bronze Schools must not be in Needs Improvement status and have a minimum of 20% Exceeding Standards and a Meets and Exceeds Gain equal to or greater than 9.92%.

Highest Percentage Award Criteria

For elementary schools, the criteria used for the Highest Percentage award is below.
  • Platinum Schools must have made AYP for 3 consecutive years and have a minimum of 35% Exceeding Standards and at least 98.02% of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards.
  • Gold Schools must have made AYP for 2 consecutive years and have a minimum of 30% Exceeding Standards and at least 97.04% of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards.
  • Silver Schools must have made AYP for 2 consecutive years and have a minimum of 25% Exceeding Standards and at least 96.03% of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards.
  • Bronze Schools must not be in Needs Improvement status and have a minimum of 20% Exceeding Standards and at least 95.02% of Students Meeting and Exceeding Standards

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