Dalton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Dalton


Dalton Public Schools School District Details

Dalton Public Schools School District
100 South Hamilton Street
Dalton, GA 30720

7,921 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Dalton Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
44%
38%
46%
36%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Blue Ridge Elementary School
100 S Bogle St
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Brookwood Elementary School
501 Central Ave
Dalton, GA, 30720
PK-05
City Park Elementary School
405 School St
Dalton, GA, 30720
PK-05
Dalton High School
1500 Manley St
Dalton, GA, 30720
09-12
Dalton Middle School
1250 Cross Plains Trl
Dalton, GA, 30721
06-08
Morris Innovative High School
104 Fort Hill Ter
Dalton, GA, 30721
09-12
Park Creek Elementary School
1500 Hale Bowen Dr
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Roan Elementary School
1116 Roan St
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Westwood Elementary School
708 Trammell St
Dalton, GA, 30720
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.9% 40.7%
Black 5.0% 38.0%
Hispanic 71.4% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.7% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.3% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,192 $50,452,416 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $507 $4,131,036 4.2%
Staff $596 $4,856,208 4.9%
General Administration $95 $774,060 0.8%
School Administration $541 $4,408,068 4.5%
Operation $704 $5,736,192 5.8%
Transportation $18 $146,664 0.2%
Other $359 $2,925,132 3.0%
Total Support $2,820 $22,977,360 23.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,125 $25,462,500 25.7%
Total Expenditures $12,137 $98,892,276 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Whitfield County School District Details

Whitfield County School District
1306 S. Thornton Ave.
Dalton, GA 30720

12,964 Students enrolled in District

22 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Whitfield County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
44%
44%
46%
41%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Antioch Elementary School
1819 Riverbend Rd
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Beaverdale Elementary School
1350 Prater Mill Rd Ne
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Cedar Ridge Elementary School
311 Cedar Ridge Rd Se
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Coahulla Creek High School
3361 Crow Rd Ne
Dalton, GA, 30721
09-12
Cohutta Elementary School
254 Wolfe St
Cohutta, GA, 30710
PK-05
Dawnville Elementary School
1380 Dawnville Rd Ne
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
Dug Gap Elementary School
2032 Dug Gap Rd
Dalton, GA, 30720
PK-05
Eastbrook Middle School
700 Hill Rd
Dalton, GA, 30721
06-08
Eastside Elementary School
102 Hill Rd
Dalton, GA, 30721
PK-05
New Hope Elementary School
1175 New Hope Rd Nw
Dalton, GA, 30720
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.3% 40.7%
Black 1.5% 38.0%
Hispanic 44.9% 16.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.3% 60.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.5% 55.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,024 $79,432,464 56.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $618 $8,148,948 5.8%
Staff $494 $6,513,884 4.6%
General Administration $66 $870,276 0.6%
School Administration $701 $9,243,386 6.6%
Operation $680 $8,966,480 6.4%
Transportation $388 $5,116,168 3.6%
Other $349 $4,601,914 3.3%
Total Support $3,297 $43,474,242 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,378 $18,170,308 12.9%
Total Expenditures $10,699 $141,077,014 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,158 $10,882,473,346 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $929,698,798 4.6%
Staff $511 $903,923,542 4.4%
General Administration $129 $227,147,490 1.1%
School Administration $643 $1,136,500,769 5.6%
Operation $771 $1,363,376,756 6.7%
Transportation $484 $856,045,567 4.2%
Other $320 $564,885,201 2.8%
Total Support $3,385 $5,981,796,435 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,981 $3,501,643,160 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,524 $20,365,869,544 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%