Polk County School District

  • 612 SOUTH COLLEGE ST
  • CEDARTOWN, GA 30125
  • (770) 748-3821
3.5
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate60.0%65.4%
Dropout Rate7.2%4.3%
Per Pupil Spending$9,110$9,692
Students Per Teacher14.013.9
Number of Schools12-
Number of Students7,454-
Number of (FTE) Teachers531-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment7,45414.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students247
Kindergarten Students649
1st Grade Students642
2nd Grade Students658
3rd Grade Students578
4th Grade Students566
5th Grade Students596
6th Grade Students557
7th Grade Students583
8th Grade Students564
9th Grade Students654
10th Grade Students449
11th Grade Students425
12th Grade Students365
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native10
Asian or Pacific Islander54
Hispanic1,158
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,143
White (Non-Hispanic)4,940
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,918
Female3,615

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers53114.0
Prekindergarten Teachers16-
Kindergarten Teachers41-
Elementary Teachers279-
Secondary Teachers195-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides145
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors3
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors16
Elementary7
Secondary9
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians10
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff304
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators9
LEA Administrative Support Staff7
School Administrators22
School Administrative Support Staff35
Student Support Services37
Other Support Services Staff193

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$76,984,000-
Total Local Revenues$26,005,00033.8%
Property Tax$13,790,00017.9%
General Sales Tax$5,168,0006.7%
Cities and Counties$86,0000.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$7,0000.01%
School Lunch$667,0000.9%
District Activity Receipts$2,137,0002.8%
Sale of Property$2,889,0003.8%
Interest Earnings$719,0000.9%
Miscellaneous$542,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$44,986,00058.4%
General Formula Assistance$39,809,00051.7%
School Lunch Programs$183,0000.2%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$905,0001.2%
Other Programs$1,754,0002.3%
Non-Specified$1,151,0001.5%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$1,184,0001.5%
Total Federal Revenues$5,993,0007.8%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,185,0002.8%
Through State - Other$3,782,0004.9%
Direct - Other$26,0000.03%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$67,369,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$44,828,00066.5%
Total Support Services Expenditures$17,263,00025.6%
Student Support$2,394,0003.1%
Instructional Staff Support$2,711,0003.5%
General Administration Support$895,0001.2%
School Administration Support$3,280,0004.3%
Operation and Maintenance Support$5,219,0006.8%
Student Transportation Support$2,052,0002.7%
Other Support Services$712,0000.9%
Total Other Expenditures$5,278,0007.8%
Food Services$3,011,0003.9%
Enterprise Operations$2,267,0002.9%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 60.0%
Total Diploma Count 326
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 31
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121427.2%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Polk County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 12
  • Students: 7,454
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 531
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CEDARTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
167 Frank Lott Dr
Cedartown, GA
Public | 9-12
1,066 14.9

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CEDARTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL
612 South College St
Cedartown, GA
Public | 6-8
894 14.9

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
CHEROKEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
191 Evergreen Ln
Cedartown, GA
Public | PK-5
846 14.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
EASTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
425 Prospect Rd
Rockmart, GA
Public | KG-5
843 15.5

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EUHARLEE KINDERGARTEN SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
120 Gordon St
Rockmart, GA
Public | PK-KG
- -

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GOODYEAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
510 North Piedmont Ave
Rockmart, GA
Public | KG-5
- -

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HARPST ACADEMY
740 Fletcher St
Cedartown, GA
Public | 2-11
47 11.8

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NORTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
100 North Philpot St
Cedartown, GA
Public | PK-5
602 13.2

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ROCKMART HIGH SCHOOL
990 Cartersville Hwy
Rockmart, GA
Public | 9-12
806 16.6

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ROCKMART MIDDLE SCHOOL
60 Knox Mountain Rd
Rockmart, GA
Public | 6-8
792 15.0

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VAN WERT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
370 Atlanta Hwy
Rockmart, GA
Public | PK-5
826 14.5

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WESTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
51 Frank Lott Dr
Cedartown, GA
Public | PK-5
811 14.9

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