Pine Grove Middle School

Tel: (229)219-3234
Grades: 6-8

689 students

Pine Grove Middle School serves 689 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Pine Grove Middle School operates within the Lowndes County School District.

Overview

The student population of 689 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 689 students
Pine Grove Middle School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Pine Grove Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Pine Grove Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Pine Grove Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Pine Grove Middle School Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Pine Grove Middle School Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
29%
37%
Pine Grove Middle School Black (2010-2012)
White
56%
44%
Pine Grove Middle School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pine Grove Middle School Sch Ethnicity Pine Grove Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.83
Pine Grove Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
37%
51%
Pine Grove Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Pine Grove Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,452 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed 10,452 3,449
Lowndes County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $34 MM
Lowndes County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $126 MM $36 MM
Lowndes County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,091 $9,939
Lowndes County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,829 $10,367
Lowndes County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valdosta High School (4.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Newbern Middle School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Grove Elemetary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Valdosta Pine Grove Elemetary School
    4175 River Rd
    Valdosta , GA , 31605
    (229)245-2297
    1.1  mi  |  730  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Valdosta Dewar Elementary School
    3539 Mount Zion Church Rd
    Valdosta , GA , 31605
    (229)219-1370
    4.4  mi  |  665  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Valdosta Valdosta High School
    3101 North Forrest St
    Valdosta , GA , 31602
    (229)333-8540
    4.9  mi  |  1783  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Valdosta Sallas Mahone Elementary School
    3686 Lake Laurie Dr
    Valdosta , GA , 31605
    (229)333-8530
    5  mi  |  1017  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Valdosta Newbern Middle School
    2015 East Park Ave
    Valdosta , GA , 31602
    (229)333-8566
    5.6  mi  |  674  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Valdosta, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.60, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Valdosta is Sallas Mahone Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.