Charles R. Drew Charter School

301 East Lake Blvd Se, Atlanta, GA 30317 | (404) 687-0001
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 819
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4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 301 E Lake Blvd Se, Atlanta, GA 30317
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details
  • Atlanta City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $13,999
  • Graduation Rate: 50.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.0
  • Enrolled Students: 48,909

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 819
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 404 (49.3%)
  • Females: 415 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 577 (70.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 636 (77.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Charles R. Drew Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black76293.0%
Asian30.4%
Hispanic111.3%
White222.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Charles R. Drew Charter School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten394.8%
Kindergarten8610.5%
1st Grade799.6%
2nd Grade8410.3%
3rd Grade8310.1%
4th Grade8710.6%
5th Grade759.2%
6th Grade9611.7%
7th Grade10012.2%
8th Grade9011.0%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Charles R. Drew Charter School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on March 08, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is an amazing school. The new principal (Don Doran) and the administration have worked to make this one of the best education options in the city. The parents are super evolved and the teachers are engaged. I am always happy to get the monthly newsletter from my son's teacher who also makes herself available to parents via email and phone throughout the year. As a parent I can't think of a better place to send my son. He has blossomed over the past year.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 15, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • They have a great curriculum but are having definite behavioral issues. Please guys get it together!!!!!! Who are the adults here?

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