Milestones Spotlight: Gideons

We’re highlighting a few schools that showed improved achievement in 2018. Each post will include an interview with the principal and a review of their data. Today we’ll look at Gideons Elementary. Gideons started a partnership with The Kindezi Schools in 2018, which was also Danielle Washington’s first year as the principal. We can see Read more about Milestones Spotlight: Gideons[…]

Milestones Spotlight: Hope-Hill

We’re highlighting a few schools that showed improved achievement in 2018. Each post will include an interview with the principal and a review of their data. Today we’ll look at Hope-Hill Elementary. The graph below shows that Hope-Hill improved their state percentile rank in every grade and tested subject in 2018. 5th grade social studies Read more about Milestones Spotlight: Hope-Hill[…]

Relationship between School Performance and Poverty, 2018

Atlanta Public Schools has the most diverse portfolio of schools in the state. We have schools in some of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Georgia and schools in some of the poorest. The graph below shows that these schools have very different math achievement levels: Use the filters on the left to select different grades, subjects, Read more about Relationship between School Performance and Poverty, 2018[…]

New Features on the Enrollment Map

We’ve upgraded the enrollment map page with the following improvements: Faster page load and responsiveness Improved address search Map color options: Visit the page to check it out! For our web developer & school district data friends- if you’re interested in building something similar, see the github page. PS: this map shows 2017 Milestones data Read more about New Features on the Enrollment Map[…]

Introducing the School Comparison Page

Today we published a new page to APS Insights, School Comparison. This page uses the same data as the school profile, but allows multiple school selections and shows the results as a heat map: School Comparison Example The performance data points are color-coded to quickly show high and low performance. The color scale for each metric Read more about Introducing the School Comparison Page[…]