School Details

Doerun Elementary School

111 Mathis Ave, Doerun, GA 31744
(229) 782-5276

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 296 students 16 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Colquitt County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Doerun Elementary School is a public elementary school in Moultrie. The principal of Doerun Elementary School is Charles Jones and can be contacted at 296 students go to Doerun Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 12% of the Doerun Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 81% of the 296 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 75% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Doerun Elementary School is 16:1. Funston Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 56% 45%
Multiracial 4% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 28% 28%
Hispanic 14% 24%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% 0.7%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 75% 73%
Limited English proficiency 12% 15%
Economically disadvantaged 81% 76%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    I have 4 grandchildren all have attended Doerun which one still there. I rate this school excellent. Mr. Jones & the teachers are all about education. I have never had not one problem at school all my grandchildren are a-b honer roll students. I would like too thank Mr. Jones & teachers far making Doerun the best school in Colquitt Co.

  • (10 years ago)

    Doerun is a small town school full of concern and care for the children. I have seen them work toward developing a desire in the children to learn and to be successful.

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