Dawnville Elementary School

  • Dawnville Elementary School serves 537 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Dawnville Elementary School operates within the Whitfield County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 537 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 537 students
Dawnville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dawnville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Dawnville Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dawnville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Dawnville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Dawnville Elementary School Asian Students (2007-2014)
Hispanic
59%
14%
Dawnville Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
37%
Dawnville Elementary School Black Students (2000-2013)
White
39%
42%
Dawnville Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dawnville Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dawnville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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 0.41
Dawnville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
74%
57%
Dawnville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Dawnville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whitfield County School District's student population of 13,410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,613 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,271 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Whitfield County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
5
Number of Students Managed 13,410 3,306
Whitfield County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $141 MM $33 MM
Whitfield County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $123 MM $33 MM
Whitfield County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,613 $10,007
Whitfield County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,271 $9,869
Whitfield County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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