Edwards Middle School

Edwards Middle School serves 951 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Edwards Middle School operates within the Rockdale County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 951 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 951 students
Edwards Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Edwards Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Edwards Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Edwards Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 15:1 16:1
Edwards Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Edwards Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
25%
13%
Edwards Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
56%
37%
Edwards Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
16%
43%
Edwards Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Edwards Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Edwards 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.
0.60 0.40
Edwards 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.
67%
56%
Edwards 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.
7%
6%
Edwards Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,047 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,555 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,526 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Rockdale County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
5
Number of Students Managed 16,047 3,213
Rockdale County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $167 MM $36 MM
Rockdale County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $166 MM $34 MM
Rockdale County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,555 $10,365
Rockdale County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,526 $9,935
Rockdale 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 Heritage High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Memorial Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sims Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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