Due West Elementary School

3900 Due West Rd Nw,

Marietta, GA, 30064-9801

Tel: (678)594-8071
Grades: PK-5

525 students

Due West Elementary School serves 525 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% 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 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 525 students
Due West Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Due West Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Due West Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Due West Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Due West Elementary School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Due West Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
8%
37%
Due West Elementary School Black (1994-2012)
White
80%
44%
Due West Elementary School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Due West Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Due West Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.66
Due West Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
12%
51%
Due West Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Due West Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,433 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
5
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,298
Cobb County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
Cobb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
Cobb County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Kennesaw Harrison High School
    4500 Due West Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30152
    (678)594-8104
    1  mi  |  2044  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kennesaw Lost Mountain Middle School
    700 Old Mountain Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30152
    (678)594-8224
    1.6  mi  |  1032  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kennesaw Bullard Elementary School
    3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30152
    (678)594-8720
    2.2  mi  |  971  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kennesaw Mcclure Middle School
    3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30152
    (678)331-8131
    2.2  mi  |  1133  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kennesaw Pine Mountain Middle School
    2720 Pine Mountain Circlenw
    Kennesaw , GA , 30152
    (678)594-8252
    2.3  mi  |  718  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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