Clifton Elementary School

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3132 Clifton Church Rd Se

Atlanta, GA 30316

(678) 874-4402

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 347

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Clifton Elementary School

I am a Franchel Foreman a student a Clifton i am in the 5th grade and i know that my school is a good one. Mrs.Bethea the principal is grate at her job and all of the student's love her.

Posted by a other on 04/12/13

Many years ago this school kept me for detention without notifying my parents. The whole drawn out ordeal left me abandoned at the school with noone but the janitor there, who ended up pulling my file and calling a relative to come get me. As an 8 year old it was a frightening experience. Just make sure ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/28/11

Clifton has high quality administrators, great staff and numerous extracurricular programs. The magnet program is phenomenal! My child is a gifted student who was getting into trouble at her home school because she was bored. Since moving her to Clifton two years ago, the discipline problems have vanished ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/31/10

Well, I am so disappointed by the staff at this school. The teacher aren't being real teachers. Like one parent said, if we dont stay on top of the kids to wont do well. A parent is to be involved,however that is why we send them to school where they can get the help they need. When they send work home, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/10

Clifton has made a lot of progress, is it my first choice no, but sometimes you have to make do with what is available in your community and thats what we did. The technology in the magnet program is phenomenal, I wish they challenged the children to use it more though. the principal is trying to encourage ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/26/09

I think the academic programs are great but there is not enough interaction unless you can be at the school every week interacting with your child's teacher, you're lost and if the child does not understand what he or she is being taught you as the parent have to take an active part in tutoring your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/06/08

Disciplinary problems and lack of parental involvement are high on the list of concerns for this school. Teachers often are consumed with behavioral problems in the classroom and unable to concentrate on academics. This a computer magnet school but the technology available to the students is shameful. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/13/05

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Test scores for Clifton Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Clifton Elementary School
Dekalb County School District
* In 2011-2012 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.

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Atlanta schools — Clifton Elementary School is located at 3132 Clifton Church Rd Se, Atlanta GA 30316. 3132 Clifton Church Rd Se is in the 30316 ZIP code in Atlanta, GA The school district for Clifton Elementary School is the Dekalb County School District. Clifton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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