Whitfield County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 13,073 students in Whitfield County School District. Whitfield County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Whitfield County School District are Cohutta Elementary School, Westside Middle School and Westside Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Whitfield County School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameWhitfield County School District
School District Phone Number(706) 278-8070
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools22 Schools2,308 Schools
# of Students13,073 Students1,769,210 Students
# of Teachers904 Teachers114,273 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Whitfield County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 212 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#76 out of 213 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Whitfield County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whitfield 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitfield 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Whitfield County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.560.69
# of American Indian Students41 Students3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students103 Students72,418 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students5,640 Students275,620 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
15%
# of Black Students187 Students648,963 Students
% Black Students
2%
37%
# of White Students6,690 Students701,418 Students
% White Students
51%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students405 Students64,620 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:35047,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:963126,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:892128,341
# of Students in 2nd Grade:890130,157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,032136,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,004138,416
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,016139,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,014135,314
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,026132,875
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,036132,423
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,092147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,057135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:903123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:798115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,942 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,792 is less than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$143 MM$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Whitfield County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$141 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Whitfield County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,942$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Whitfield County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,792$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Whitfield County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Whitfield County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cohutta Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    254 Wolfe St
    Cohutta, GA 30710
    (706) 694-8812

    Grades: PK-5 | 289 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Westside Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    580 Lafayette Rd. Sw
    Rocky Face, GA 30740
    (706) 673-2611

    Grades: 6-8 | 476 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Westside Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1815 Utility Rd
    Rocky Face, GA 30740
    (706) 673-6531

    Grades: PK-5 | 657 students
  • Rank: #44.
    New Hope Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1111 New Hope Rd Nw
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 673-2295

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Tunnel Hill Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    203 E School St
    Tunnel Hill, GA 30755
    (706) 673-4550

    Grades: K-5 | 299 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Northwest Whitfield County High School Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1651 Tunnel Hill Varnell Rd
    Tunnel Hill, GA 30755
    (706) 673-6533

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,312 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Antioch Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1819 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-7550

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Coahulla Creek High School Math: 39% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3361 Crow Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 981 students
  • Rank: #99.
    North Whitfield Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3264 Cleveland Hwy
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3381

    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    New Hope Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1175 New Hope Rd Nw
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 673-3180

    Grades: K-5 | 609 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Beaverdale Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1350 Prater Mill Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 275-4414

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Varnell Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3900 Cleveland Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 694-3471

    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Dawnville Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1380 Dawnville Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3914

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Dug Gap Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2032 Dug Gap Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 226-3919

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Pleasant Grove Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2725 Cleveland Hwy
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3920

    Grades: K-5 | 449 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Valley Point Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3796 S Dixie Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 277-9662

    Grades: 6-8 | 435 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Southeast Whitfield County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1954 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 226-2753

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,413 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Eastside Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    102 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-3074

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Valley Point Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3798 S Dixie Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 277-3259

    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Eastbrook Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-6135

    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Cedar Ridge Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 Cedar Ridge Rd Se
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 712-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Phoenix High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 876-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
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