Dresden Elementary School



Dresden Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dresden Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 206
1 157
2 150
3 132
4 128
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dresden Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chamblee, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 886 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dresden Elementary School is the 175th largest public school in Georgia and the 2,389th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 886
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,389th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 175th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 518th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 117th out of 1,342

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Dresden Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 456
(51%)
36,586
(51%)
 Female 430
(49%)
34,548
(49%)

Dresden Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 818
(92%)
10,949
(15%)
 Black 36
(4%)
46,258
(65%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
4,099
(6%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
172
(0%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
1,126
(2%)
 White 4
(0%)
8,419
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
111
(0%)

Dresden Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 854
(96%)
48,857
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(2%)
3,412
(5%)
 Not Eligible 14
(2%)
18,865
(27%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Dresden Elementary School is ranked 43rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dresden Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dresden Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 686
2006 730
2007 759
2008 780
2009 813
2010 837
2011 862
2012 886

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13.8
2007 13
2008 13.1
2009 14
2010 14.9
2011 14.2
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94606413994169
2006 0.97260273972603
2007 0.96179183135705
2008 0.96153846153846
2009 0.95325953259533
2010 0.90322580645161
2011 0.9860788863109
2012 0.98419864559819

Compare Dresden Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 98.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 886 14.8:1  
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Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 521 4:1 3 miles
Immaculate Heart of Mary School
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Private KG - 08 503 12:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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