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Doraville United Redistricting – Round 3

DeKalb Schools is conducting Round 3 of the Doraville United Elementary School redistricting meetings tonight at Chamblee Charter High School @ 7pm. The third round objective is to collect community input on the option presented which is supposed to based on attendance zone criteria set in board policy.

The school administration will take feedback from this meeting and present a map to the board in January. The board will provide input and approve a redistricting map in February.

PUBLIC REDISTRICTING MEETINGS

Doraville United Elementary Public Redistricting Meetings – Chamblee Charter HS Auditorium (7:00 PM):
• Round 3 – Tuesday, November 19, 2019

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

  Capacity Utilization Movement Chart
  Recommended Map
  Detailed Map
  2018 – Land Use – Actual
  2021- Land Use – Projected
  2024- Land Use – Projected

MEETING
6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Sign in Lobby
7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Welcome and Overview Auditorium
7:40 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Small Group Facilitation Assigned Classrooms

Small Group Focus Questions
1. What are the pros and cons of the Staff Recommended Plan?
2. What other items relating to the Board-approved criteria should the Superintendent consider?

2019 – 7 Year Enrollment Forecasts – Dunwoody Elementary Schools

The new Austin Elementary School will open next year. Redistricting the Dunwoody elementary schools is currently under way. DeKalb Schools administration has put together the latest 7 Year Enrollment Forecasts for this process.

3 Year Historic Actuals & 3 Year Forecast (Nov 12 2019)

School Capacity 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Austin ES 500 642 688 708 725 749 772
Chesnut ES 358 450 442 458 464 466 465
Dunwoody ES 955 1092 1173 1177 1212 1245 1310
Hightower ES 568 758 739 752 728 714 695
Kingsley ES 443 455 415 436 442 453 459
Vanderlyn ES 516 705 668 695 697 692 661

RELATED DOCUMENTS
  2019 Actuals – Dunwoody Cluster Elementary Reference Map Land Use
  2021 Forecast – Dunwoody Cluster Elementary Reference Map Land Use
  2024 Forecast – Dunwoody Cluster Elementary Reference Map Land Use

PUBLIC REDISTRICTING MEETINGS
Austin Elementary Public Redistricting Meetings – Dunwoody HS Auditorium (7:00 PM):
• Round 3 – Wednesday, November 20, 2019

7 YEAR ENROLLMENT FORECAST – Dunwoody Elementary Schools (Nov 2019)
These projections are for the current elementary attendance zonesif no redistricting happens.