Kendrick Middle School

Kendrick Middle School serves 777 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Kendrick Middle School operates within the Clayton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 777 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 777 students
Kendrick Middle School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Kendrick Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Kendrick Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Kendrick Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less 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
Kendrick Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Kendrick Middle School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
19%
13%
Kendrick Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
76%
37%
Kendrick Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
1%
43%
Kendrick Middle School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Kendrick Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kendrick 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.
0.39 0.40
Kendrick 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.
99%
56%
Kendrick 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.
n/a
6%
Kendrick Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,296 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,308 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,832 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Clayton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 52,296 3,213
Clayton County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $518 MM $36 MM
Clayton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $544 MM $34 MM
Clayton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,308 $10,365
Clayton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,832 $9,935
Clayton 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 Riverdale High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elite Scholars Academy School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Callaway Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JonesboroCallaway Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 848 students120 Oriole Dr
    JonesboroGA 30238
    (678)479-2600
    0.5PK-5848
  • JonesboroSwint Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 596 students500 Hwy 138 West
    JonesboroGA 30238
    (770)473-2780
    0.7PK-5596
  • RiverdaleRiverdale High School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1393 students160 Roberts Dr
    RiverdaleGA 30274
    (770)473-2905
    1.69-121393
  • RiverdalePointe South Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 659 students8482 Thomas Rd
    RiverdaleGA 30274
    (770)473-2900
    1.7PK-5659
  • JonesboroElite Scholars Academy School
    Charter School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 495 students137 Spring St
    JonesboroGA 30236
    (770)515-7684
    1.86-12495

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