Dyer Elementary School

1707 Hurricane Shoals Rd
Dacula, GA 30019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Dyer Elementary School serves 888 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dyer 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Dyer Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Dyer Elementary School's student population of 888 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students888 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Rankings

Dyer Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Dyer Elementary School is 0.74, 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
#175 out of 2196 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
30%
37%
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White
34%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinnett County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dyer Elementary School is Dacula High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dacula Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dacula Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dacula Dacula Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,181 student
    1.7 miles
    2500 Fence Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-7174
    1.7 PK-5 1,181
  • Dacula Dacula High School Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,121 students
    2.2 miles
    123 Broad St
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-6664
    2.2 9-12 2,121
  • Dacula Dacula Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,644 student
    2.3 miles
    137 Dacula Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-1110
    2.3 6-8 1,644
  • Lawrenceville Freeman's Mill Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 865 students
    2.4 miles
    2303 Old Peachtree Rd
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    (678) 377-8955
    2.4 PK-5 865
  • Dacula Alcova Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,364 student
    2.9 miles
    770 Ewing Chapel Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (678) 376-8500
    2.9 PK-5 1,364

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