Dunleith Elementary School

  • Dunleith Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dunleith Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Dunleith Elementary School's student population of 626 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dunleith Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunleith Elementary School is 0.53, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1286 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
36%
16%
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Black
59%
37%
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White
3%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dunleith Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.530.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dunleith Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarietta City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Dunleith Elementary is beyond the best school all 3 of my children have gone too. I have a 21 year old, 14 year old and a 9 year old that currently attends this school and I couldn't be anymore grateful they have treated us and others like family. This school is by far the best.
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The quality of the education offered at this school for special needs children is poor.
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