Dunwoody Elementary School

  • Dunwoody Elementary School serves 1,033 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Dunwoody Elementary School's student population of 1,033 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,033 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dunwoody Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunwoody Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#121 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
28%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
17%
37%
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White
41%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dunwoody Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.720.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dunwoody Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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