Dearing Elementary School

  • Dearing Elementary School serves 538 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Dearing Elementary School operates within the Mcduffie County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 538 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students538 students
Dearing Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender %Dearing Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Dearing Elementary School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by GradeDearing Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Dearing Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Dearing Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2004)
Hispanic
11%
14%
Dearing Elementary School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
22%
37%
Dearing Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
60%
42%
Dearing Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Dearing Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDearing Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownGA 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.
0.580.67
Dearing Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
64%
57%
Dearing Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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%
Dearing Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mcduffie County School District's student population of 4,280 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,276 in this district is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,589 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameMcduffie County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed4,2803,306
Mcduffie County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$44 MM$36 MM
Mcduffie County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$41 MM$34 MM
Mcduffie County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,276$10,365
Mcduffie County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,589$9,935
Mcduffie County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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