Dawson, GA
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Dawson 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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Terrell County School District Details

Terrell County School District
955 Forrester Drive Se
Dawson, GA 31742

1,479 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Terrell 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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Carver Elementary School
455 Greenwave Drive
Dawson, GA, 39842
03-05
Cooper Primary School
455 Greenwave Blvd
Dawson, GA, 39842
N-N
Terrell High School
201 Greenwave Blvd
Dawson, GA, 39842
09-12
Terrell Middle School
201 Greenwave Blvd
Dawson, GA, 39842
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.9% 43.3%
Black 92.0% 38.2%
Hispanic 1.4% 14.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 85.0% 62.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.6% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 5.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,646 $8,395,602 29.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $455 $676,585 2.4%
Staff $872 $1,296,664 4.6%
General Administration $162 $240,894 0.8%
School Administration $491 $730,117 2.6%
Operation $980 $1,457,260 5.1%
Transportation $576 $856,512 3.0%
Other $315 $468,405 1.6%
Total Support $3,851 $5,726,437 20.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,640 $14,334,680 50.4%
Total Expenditures $19,137 $28,456,719 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,487 $9,571,579,972 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $413 $721,112,426 4.1%
Staff $438 $763,322,851 4.3%
General Administration $111 $193,247,503 1.1%
School Administration $553 $964,387,445 5.4%
Operation $697 $1,215,150,478 6.9%
Transportation $436 $759,901,301 4.3%
Other $323 $563,148,157 3.2%
Total Support $2,970 $5,180,355,643 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,711 $2,984,592,675 16.8%
Total Expenditures $10,167 $17,736,348,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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