Hephzibah Middle School

Hephzibah Middle School serves 538 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Hephzibah Middle School operates within the Richmond County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 538 students has declined by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 538 students
Hephzibah Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hephzibah Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Hephzibah Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hephzibah Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 17:1 16:1
Hephzibah Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Hephzibah Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
39%
37%
Hephzibah Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
55%
43%
Hephzibah Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Hephzibah Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Hephzibah Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hephzibah 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.
0.55 0.40
Hephzibah 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.
96%
56%
Hephzibah 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%
Hephzibah Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,997 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,630 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,940 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Richmond County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
5
Number of Students Managed 31,997 3,213
Richmond County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $345 MM $36 MM
Richmond County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $355 MM $34 MM
Richmond County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,630 $10,365
Richmond County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,940 $9,935
Richmond 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 Hephzibah High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pine Hill Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hephzibah Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HephzibahHephzibah High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 984 students4558 Brothersville Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-2089
    0.59-12984
  • HephzibahHephzibah Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 482 students2542 Ga Hwy 88
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-4561
    1PK-5482
  • HephzibahDiamond Lakes Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 597 students4153 Windsor Spring Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)771-2881
    2.1PK-5597
  • HephzibahWillis Foreman Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 335 students2413 Willis Foreman Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-3991
    2.8PK-5335
  • HephzibahPine Hill Middle School
    3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 633 students2147 Mcelmurray Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-2730
    36-8633

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