Gainesville Middle School

Grades: 6-8

1,585 students

Gainesville Middle School serves 1,585 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Gainesville Middle School operates within the Gainesville City School District.

Overview

The student population of 1585 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,585 students
Gainesville Middle School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Gainesville Middle School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade Gainesville Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 16:1 15:1
Gainesville Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Gainesville Middle School Asian Students (2010-2013)
Hispanic
55%
13%
Gainesville Middle School Black Students (2010-2013)
Black
21%
37%
Gainesville Middle School Black Students (2010-2013)
White
19%
44%
Gainesville Middle School White Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Gainesville Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gainesville 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.
0.62 0.40
Gainesville Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2013)
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.
72%
52%
Gainesville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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%
7%
Gainesville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,964 students has grown by 111% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,891 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,135 is higher than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Gainesville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 12,964 3,197
Gainesville City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $34 MM
Gainesville City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $71 MM $36 MM
Gainesville City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,891 $9,939
Gainesville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,135 $10,367
Gainesville City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Holland Core Knowledge Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GainesvilleNew Holland Core Knowledge Academy
    170 Barn St
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (770)287-1095
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 724 students                      
  • GainesvilleFair Street International Baccalaureate World School
    695 Fair St
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (770)536-5295
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 658 students                      
  • GainesvilleGainesville Regional Youth Detention Center
    Alternative School
    450 Crescent Dr
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (770)535-5457
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 7-11 | 24 students                      
  • GainesvilleEnota Multiple Intelligences Academy
    1340 Enota Ave Ne
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (770)532-7711
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 803 students                      
  • GainesvilleRiverbend Elementary School
    1742 Cleveland Hwy
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (770)534-4141
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 420 students                      

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