Dawnville Elementary School

1380 Dawnville Rd Ne

Dalton, GA 30721-6807

Grades: PK-5

560 students

Dawnville Elementary School serves 560 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Dawnville Elementary School operates within the Whitfield County School District.

Overview

The student population of 560 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 560 students
Dawnville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Dawnville Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Dawnville Elementary School Student 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 0.50 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
Dawnville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
59%
13%
Dawnville Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
39%
44%
Dawnville Elementary School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dawnville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Dawnville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.50 0.40
Dawnville Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
75%
52%
Dawnville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Dawnville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,964 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,328 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Whitfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
5
Number of Students Managed 13,512 3,197
Whitfield County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $134 MM $34 MM
Whitfield County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $152 MM $36 MM
Whitfield County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,964 $9,939
Whitfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,328 $10,367
Whitfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Elbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DaltonElbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    2735 Underwood Rd Ne
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)272-2309
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | Gr. 7-10 | 4 students                      
  • DaltonWhitfield County Career Academy
    Charter School
    2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)876-3609
    Charter School

    2.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 211 students                      
  • DaltonCedar Ridge Elementary School
    311 Cedar Ridge Rd Se
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)712-8400
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 520 students                      
  • DaltonDalton Middle School
    1250 Cross Plains Trl
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)428-7800
    3.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1677 students                      
  • ChatsworthEton Elementary School
    829 Hwy 286
    ChatsworthGA 30705
    (706)695-3207
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 640 students                      

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