Dunwoody Springs Elementary School

8100 Roberts Dr
Atlanta, GA 30350
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Dunwoody Springs Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dunwoody Springs Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) 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 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dunwoody Springs Elementary School's student population of 581 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Dunwoody Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Dunwoody Springs Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#752 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
15%
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Black
49%
37%
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White
16%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFulton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dunwoody Springs Elementary School is North Springs High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandy Springs Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ison Springs Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta Ison Springs Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 684 students
    0.9 miles
    8261 Ison Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    (470) 254-4020
    0.9 PK-5 684
  • Atlanta Austin Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
    1.2 miles
    5435 Roberts Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30338
    (678) 874-8102
    1.2 PK-5 642
  • Atlanta Sandy Springs Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 909 students
    1.2 miles
    8750 Colonel Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    (470) 254-4970
    1.2 6-8 909
  • Atlanta Woodland Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 986 students
    1.2 miles
    1130 Spalding Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    (470) 254-5890
    1.2 PK-5 986
  • Atlanta North Springs High School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,591 student
    1.9 miles
    7447 Roswell Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (470) 254-2490
    1.9 9-12 1,591

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