Dunwoody Elementary School

1923 Womack Rd
Atlanta, GA 30338
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Dunwoody Elementary School serves 1,090 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dunwoody Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dunwoody Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Dunwoody Elementary School's student population of 1,090 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,090 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Dunwoody Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dunwoody Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#127 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
32%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
16%
37%
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White
40%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dunwoody Elementary School is Dunwoody High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peachtree Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vanderlyn Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Vanderlyn Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
    0.3 miles
    1877 Vanderlyn Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 874-9002
    0.3 PK-5 705
  • Atlanta Dunwoody High School Math: 54% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,993 student
    0.4 miles
    5035 Vermack Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 874-8502
    0.4 9-12 1,993
  • Atlanta Kingsley Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
    0.8 miles
    2051 Brendon Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 874-8902
    0.8 PK-5 456
  • Atlanta Peachtree Middle School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,579 student
    1.2 miles
    4664 N Peachtree Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 676-7702
    1.2 6-8 1,579
  • Atlanta Chesnut Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 453 students
    1.4 miles
    4576 N Peachtree Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 676-7102
    1.4 PK-5 453

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