5035 Vermack Rd
Atlanta, GA 30338
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Dunwoody High School serves 1,993 students in grades 9-12.
Dunwoody High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Dunwoody High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Dunwoody High School's student population of 1,993 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,993 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
112 teachers
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School Rankings

Dunwoody High 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 Dunwoody High School is 0.67, 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
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#644 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
15%
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Black
16%
37%
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White
48%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Graduation Rate
89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,993 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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