Due West Elementary School

Due West Elementary School serves 547 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Due West Elementary School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 547 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Asian
6%
3%
Hispanic
5%
13%
Black
10%
37%
White
76%
44%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
52%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 114,317 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
116
5
Number of Students Managed 114,317 3,197
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harrison High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lost Mountain Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bullard Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KennesawHarrison High School
    4500 Due West Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8104
    1 mi | 1964 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • KennesawLost Mountain Middle School
    700 Old Mountain Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8224
    1.6 mi | 939 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KennesawBullard Elementary School
    3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8720
    2.2 mi | 923 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • KennesawMcclure Middle School
    3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)331-8131
    2.2 mi | 1096 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KennesawPine Mountain Middle School
    2720 Pine Mountain Circlenw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8252
    2.3 mi | 699 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 11, 2011 - This is a small school with a seasoned staff that really cares about the students. The grounds and building have recently been updated. The PTA is very active and the school welcomes parents and families to join. They have wonderful enrichment and after-school activities. - Posted by Parent

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