Dade County School District

52 Tradition Lane
Trenton, GA 30752
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,404 students in Dade County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Georgia.
Public Elementary Schools in Dade County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Georgia public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public elementary school average of 64% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,850 Schools
# Students
2,025 Students
1,209,485 Students
# Teachers
149 Teachers
85,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Dade County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#64 out of 221 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dade County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
40%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dade County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dade County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
80-84%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dade County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.16
0.71
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,440 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
53,732 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
62 Students
211,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
18%
# Black Students
15 Students
441,630 Students
% Black Students
1%
37%
# White Students
1,855 Students
440,223 Students
% White Students
92%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,234 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
61 Students
57,626 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
104
45,542
# Students in K Grade:
152
120,843
# Students in 1st Grade:
131
122,092
# Students in 2nd Grade:
146
124,141
# Students in 3rd Grade:
162
125,114
# Students in 4th Grade:
140
126,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
141
128,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
126
130,871
# Students in 7th Grade:
139
133,256
# Students in 8th Grade:
163
133,445
# Students in 9th Grade:
154
5,572
# Students in 10th Grade:
174
5,277
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
4,073
# Students in 12th Grade:
150
3,529
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,760 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,647 is higher than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$28 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dade County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$28 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Dade County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,760
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dade County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,647
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dade County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Dade County School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Davis Elementary School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5491 Highway 301
Trenton, GA 30752
(706) 657-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 246 students
Rank: #22.
Dade Elementary School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
306 Wolverine Dr
Trenton, GA 30752
(706) 657-8253
Grades: PK-5
| 730 students
Rank: #33.
Dade Middle School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
250 Pace Dr
Trenton, GA 30752
(706) 657-6491
Grades: 6-8
| 428 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,025 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 40% (Top 30%)
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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