Druid Hills Middle School

Druid Hills Middle School serves 971 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Druid Hills Middle School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 971 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 971 students
Druid Hills Middle School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Druid Hills Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Druid Hills Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Druid Hills Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is equal to the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Druid Hills Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
11%
4%
Druid Hills Middle School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
11%
13%
Druid Hills Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
50%
37%
Druid Hills Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
25%
43%
Druid Hills Middle School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Druid Hills Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.67 0.67
Druid Hills Middle School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
59%
56%
Druid Hills Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
3%
6%
Druid Hills Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dekalb County School District's student population of 99,388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,661 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,628 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
135
5
Number of Students Managed 99,388 3,213
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,159 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $1,156 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,661 $10,365
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,628 $9,935
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Lakeside High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Atlanta Area School For The Deaf (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Ridge Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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