Paulding County School District

  • 3236 ATLANTA HWY
  • DALLAS, GA 30132
  • (770) 443-8000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate69.0%65.4%
Dropout Rate4.5%4.3%
Per Pupil Spending$8,709$9,692
Students Per Teacher14.113.9
Number of Schools36-
Number of Students27,908-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,975-

District Test Scores

CRCT - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 1 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201085.5%86.1%
 
Math Test
201086.0%85.3%
 
Reading Test
201093.7%92.4%
 
Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201085.3%85.5%
 
Math Test
201089.5%86.6%
 
Reading Test
201092.1%91.0%
 
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.5%87.6%
 
Math Test
201084.4%79.7%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%90.4%
 
Science Test
201085.4%80.4%
 
Social Studies Test
201083.9%79.1%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201085.6%87.7%
 
Math Test
201079.1%77.1%
 
Reading Test
201089.6%89.2%
 
Science Test
201079.0%79.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.1%73.6%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.5%91.8%
 
Math Test
201084.0%81.8%
 
Reading Test
201091.4%89.6%
 
Science Test
201075.4%77.4%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.2%71.4%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.0%91.7%
 
Math Test
201073.5%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.6%91.0%
 
Science Test
201073.1%70.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201068.6%64.4%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.8%91.5%
 
Math Test
201086.3%85.5%
 
Reading Test
201091.2%89.4%
 
Science Test
201082.1%79.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201079.0%71.1%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.9%92.1%
 
Math Test
201075.6%74.2%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%94.7%
 
Science Test
201066.3%65.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.1%69.7%
 
GHSGT - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200992.2%90.0%
 
Math Test
200994.3%93.5%
 
Science Test
200990.4%87.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200989.1%87.2%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment27,90814.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students128
Kindergarten Students2,118
1st Grade Students2,317
2nd Grade Students2,129
3rd Grade Students2,308
4th Grade Students2,278
5th Grade Students2,264
6th Grade Students2,214
7th Grade Students2,208
8th Grade Students2,205
9th Grade Students2,487
10th Grade Students1,987
11th Grade Students2,083
12th Grade Students1,718
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native118
Asian or Pacific Islander205
Hispanic2,045
Black (Non-Hispanic)5,727
White (Non-Hispanic)19,222
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male14,603
Female13,841

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,97514.1
Prekindergarten Teachers15-
Kindergarten Teachers133-
Elementary Teachers1,064-
Secondary Teachers764-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides336
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors47
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors62
Elementary26
Secondary36
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians34
Library Support Staff30
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,179
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators23
LEA Administrative Support Staff35
School Administrators94
School Administrative Support Staff132
Student Support Services103
Other Support Services Staff792

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$285,118,000-
Total Local Revenues$115,170,00040.4%
Property Tax$79,714,00028.0%
General Sales Tax$16,094,0005.6%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$55,0000.02%
School Lunch$5,689,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$3,450,0001.2%
Other Sales and Services$4,042,0001.4%
Sale of Property$27,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$3,472,0001.2%
Private Contributions$50,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$2,577,0000.9%
Total State Revenues$158,018,00055.4%
General Formula Assistance$131,010,00045.9%
School Lunch Programs$541,0000.2%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$17,836,0006.3%
Other Programs$1,731,0000.6%
Non-Specified$2,280,0000.8%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$4,620,0001.6%
Total Federal Revenues$11,930,0004.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$4,311,0001.5%
Through State - Other$7,382,0002.6%
Direct - Other$237,0000.08%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$233,890,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$160,373,00068.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$61,530,00026.3%
Student Support$9,397,0003.3%
Instructional Staff Support$8,789,0003.1%
General Administration Support$1,445,0000.5%
School Administration Support$13,804,0004.8%
Operation and Maintenance Support$14,958,0005.2%
Student Transportation Support$9,992,0003.5%
Other Support Services$3,145,0001.1%
Total Other Expenditures$11,987,0005.1%
Food Services$9,772,0003.4%
Enterprise Operations$2,215,0000.8%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 69.0%
Total Diploma Count 1,218
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 61
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123324.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Paulding County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 36
  • Students: 27,908
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,975
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ABNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4555 Dallas Acworth Hwy
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
542 15.1

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ALLGOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
312 Hart Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
982 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
BESSIE L. BAGGETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
948 Williams Lake Rd
Powder Springs, GA
Public | KG-5
626 13.6

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BURNT HICKORY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
80 North Paulding Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
912 15.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
C. A. ROBERTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1833 Mount Tabor Church Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
771 13.1

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CARL SCOGGINS SR. MIDDLE SCHOOL
1663 Mulberry Rock Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
699 13.2

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DALLAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
520 Hardee St
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
498 13.5

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
EAST PAULDING HIGH SCHOOL
3320 East Paulding Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | 9-12
1,734 16.8

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EAST PAULDING MIDDLE SCHOOL
2945 Hiram Acworth Hwy
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
930 14.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
FLOYD L. SHELTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT CROSSROAD
1531 Cedarcrest Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
1,046 15.7

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
HAL HUTCHENS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
586 Clonts Rd
Douglasville, GA
Public | PK-5
665 15.5

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HERSCHEL JONES MIDDLE SCHOOL
100 Stadium Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
682 13.1

4 out of 5
1 Review
HIRAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
200 Seaboard Ave
Hiram, GA
Public | PK-5
597 13.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
HIRAM HIGH SCHOOL
702 Virgie Ballentine Dr
Hiram, GA
Public | 9-12
1,731 17.3

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
J. A. DOBBINS MIDDLE SCHOOL
637 Williams Lake Rd
Powder Springs, GA
Public | 6-8
880 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
LENA MAE MOSES MIDDLE SCHOOL
1066 Old County Farm Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
917 13.9

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
LILLIAN C. POOLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1002 Wayside Ln
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
460 12.1

3 out of 5
1 Review
MATTHEWS LEARNING CENTER FACILITY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
522 Hardee St
Dallas, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

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MATTHEWS LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
335 Academy Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

5 out of 5
1 Review
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MCGARITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
262 Rakestraw Mill Rd
Hiram, GA
Public | PK-5
622 12.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
NEBO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2843 Nebo Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
931 15.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL #4
1362 Winn Rd
Douglasville, GA
Public | PK-5
844 14.8

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NEW GEORGIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5800 Mulberry Rock Rd
Villa Rica, GA
Public | PK-5
383 14.7

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NEW HIGH SCHOOL #4
1364 Winn Rd
Douglasville, GA
Public | 9-12
2,096 18.1

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NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL #6
3490 Ridge Rd
Douglasville, GA
Public | 6-8
952 14.7

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NORTH PAULDING HIGH SCHOOL
300 North Paulding Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | 9-11
1,318 17.6

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NORTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2223 Cartersville Hwy
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
491 13.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTHWEST PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL PROGRAM SCHOOL
200 Reece St
Rome, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

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PAULDING COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
1297 Villa Rica Hwy
Dallas, GA
Public | 9-12
1,396 15.7

4 out of 5
7 Reviews
RITCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
140 Bethel Church Rd
Hiram, GA
Public | KG-5
355 12.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
ROLAND W. RUSSOM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
44 Russom Elem. School Ln
Dallas, GA
Public | PK-5
1,068 15.4

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SAM D. PANTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
190 Panter School Rd
Hiram, GA
Public | KG-5
650 14.9

3 out of 5
6 Reviews
SAMMY MCCLURE SR. MIDDLE SCHOOL
315 Bob Grogan Dr
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
982 15.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
SARA M. RAGSDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
528 Holly Springs Rd
Rockmart, GA
Public | KG-5
665 15.5

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SOUTH PAULDING MIDDLE SCHOOL
592 Nebo Rd
Dallas, GA
Public | 6-8
585 12.7

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
UNION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
206 Hwy 101 South
Temple, GA
Public | PK-5
434 14.0

3 out of 5
3 Reviews
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