Marietta 6th Grade School

Marietta 6th Grade School serves 673 students in grades 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Marietta 6th Grade School operates within the Marietta City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 673 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 673 students
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Marietta 6th Grade School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Teachers (2003-2014)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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
Marietta 6th Grade School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Marietta 6th Grade School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
34%
13%
Marietta 6th Grade School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
43%
37%
Marietta 6th Grade School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
20%
43%
Marietta 6th Grade School White Students (2003-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Marietta 6th Grade School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Marietta 6th Grade 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.
0.67 0.40
Marietta 6th Grade School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
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.
63%
56%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,879 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,214 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,514 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Marietta City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
5
Number of Students Managed 8,879 3,213
Marietta City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $36 MM
Marietta City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $98 MM $34 MM
Marietta City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,214 $10,365
Marietta City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,514 $9,935
Marietta City 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 George W. Hartmann Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George W. Hartmann Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marietta Center For Advanced Academics (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marietta Marietta Center For Advanced Academics
    0.1 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 319 students311 Aviation Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30060
    (770)420-0822
    0.13-5319
  • MariettaPark Street Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 648 students105 Park St Se
    MariettaGA 30060
    (770)429-3180
    0.5PK-5648
  • MariettaGeorge W. Hartmann Center
    Alternative School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-11 | 11 students119 Powers Ferry Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)971-7801
    1.19-1111
  • MariettaLockheed Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 871 students1205 Merritt Rd
    MariettaGA 30062
    (770)429-3196
    1.9PK-5871
  • MariettaMarietta Middle School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 1276 students121 Winn St Nw
    MariettaGA 30064
    (770)422-0311
    1.97-81276

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