Due West Elementary School

  • Due West Elementary School serves 612 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Due West Elementary School operates within the Cobb County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 612 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 612 students
Due West Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Due West Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Due West Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Due West 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 0.42 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 14:1 16:1
Due West Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Due West Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Due West Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
9%
37%
Due West Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
75%
42%
Due West Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Due West Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Due West Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.42 0.41
Due West 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.
n/a n/a
Due West Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Due West Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Cobb County School District's student population of 111,751 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,068 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,139 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
5
Number of Students Managed 111,751 3,306
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,092 MM $32 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $1,100 MM $32 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,068 $9,769
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,139 $9,774
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • KennesawHarrison High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1947 students
    1 miles
    4500 Due West Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8104
    19-121947
  • KennesawLost Mountain Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 945 students
    1.6 miles
    700 Old Mountain Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8224
    1.66-8945
  • KennesawBullard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
    2.2 miles
    3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8720
    2.2PK-5921
  • KennesawMcclure Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1119 students
    2.2 miles
    3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)331-8131
    2.26-81119
  • KennesawPine Mountain Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 698 students
    2.3 miles
    2720 Pine Mountain Cir Nw
    KennesawGA 30152
    (678)594-8252
    2.36-8698

School Reviews

5  8/11/2011
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.
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