Burke County Middle School

Burke County Middle School serves 970 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Burke County Middle School operates within the Burke County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 970 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 970 students
Burke County Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Burke County Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Burke County Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Burke County Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Burke County Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
13%
Burke County Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
66%
37%
Burke County Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
31%
43%
Burke County Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Burke County Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Burke County Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.40
Burke County Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
56%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,405 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,350 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,856 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Burke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 4,405 3,213
Burke County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $36 MM
Burke County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $52 MM $34 MM
Burke County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,350 $10,365
Burke County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,856 $9,935
Burke County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Burke County High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hephzibah Middle School (16.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waynesboro Primary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WaynesboroWaynesboro Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 1090 students352 Southside Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-5125
    0PK-21090
  • WaynesboroBlakeney Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 831 students100 Olympic Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-2265
    0.23-5831
  • WaynesboroBurke County High School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1149 students1057 Burke Veterans Parkway
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-6691
    0.29-121149
  • WaynesboroBurke County Life Center
    Alternative School
    1.5 miles305 Park Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-9199
    1.5n/a
  • HephzibahMcbean Elementary School
    12 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 503 students1165 Hephzibah Mcbean Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-3723
    12PK-5503

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