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District Name:
Whitfield County
schools for this district
NCES District ID:
1305700
State District ID:
GA-755
Mailing Address:
1306 S. Thornton AVE.
Dalton, GA 30720
Physical Address:
1306 S. Thornton AVE.
Dalton, GA 30720
Phone:
(706)278-8070

Type:
Regular local school district

Status:
Open

Total Schools:
22

Supervisory Union #:
N/A
Grade Span: (grades PK - 12)
PKKG123456789101112
District Demographics:
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 District Details (2022-2023 school year; Fiscal data from 2020-2021)
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County: Whitfield CountyCounty ID: 13313
Locale: Rural: Fringe (41)
CSA/CBSA: 19140
Total Students: 12,317
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 918.80
Student/Teacher Ratio: 13.41
 Staff
Average Total Teacher(FTE):
			
  District: 918.80
  State: 499.18
  National: 178.03
Teachers (FTE)
  Total: 918.80  
   Prekindergarten:    18.90
   Kindergarten: 56.40
   Elementary: 388.40
   Secondary: 314.40
   Ungraded: 140.70
Total Staff (FTE): 1,675.20
Other Staff (FTE)
  Total: 756.40  
   Instructional Aides: 205.20
   Instruc. Coordinators & Supervisors:    32.60
   Total Guidance Counselors: 32.00
      Elementary Guidance Counselors: 13.00
      Secondary Guidance Counselors: 19.00
   School Psychologists: 9.60
   Librarians/Media Specialists: 22.00
   Library/Media Support: 16.70
   District Administrators: 14.00
   District Administrative Support: 14.00
   School Administrators: 53.00
   School Administrative Support: 66.00
   Student Support Services (w/o Psychology): 63.10
   Other Support Services: 228.20
 Fiscal
  Amount Amount
per Student
Percent
Total Revenue: $166,137,000 $13,166
   Revenue by Source
      Federal: $20,841,000 $1,652 13%
      Local: $50,887,000 $4,033 31%
      State: $94,409,000 $7,481 57%
Total Expenditures: $170,073,000 $13,478
   Total Current Expenditures: $145,364,000 $11,519
      Instructional Expenditures: $90,032,000 $7,135 62%
      Student and Staff Support: $15,523,000 $1,230 11%
      Administration: $16,685,000 $1,322 11%
      Operations, Food Service, other: $23,124,000 $1,832 16%
   Total Capital Outlay: $23,613,000 $1,871
      Construction: $21,829,000 $1,730
   Total Non El-Sec Education & Other: $365,000 $29
   Interest on Debt: $731,000 $58
Note: Details do not add to totals due to rounding.
Note: Fiscal data (including per pupil count used in this table) from 2020-2021.
NOTES
  • * denotes a column with data from 2023-2024
  • [ † ] indicates that the data are not applicable. For example, the enrollment and staff characteristics for districts that opened in the 2023-2024 school year will not be available until the full 2023-2024 file is released.
  • [ – ] indicates that the data are missing.
  • [ ‡ ] indicates that the data do not meet NCES data quality standards.
  • The directory information on district name, address, and phone number are preliminary data from initial submissions of district level data for 2023-2024.
  • Data provided on student membership and staffing are from the official district level data for 2022-2023.
Source: CCD Public school district data for the 2022-2023, 2023-2024 school years



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