Dewar Elementary School
Dewar Elementary School serves 745 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dewar Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).
Dewar Elementary School's student population of 745 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
View the Dewar Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:
Early Release Day/Last Day of School
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)
First Day of School
August 05, 2022 (Friday)
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Dewar Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Dewar Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#495 out of 2196 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education
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