Burke County Middle School

356 Southside Dr

Waynesboro, GA 30830-0849

Tel: (706)554-3532
Grades: 6-8

983 students

Burke County Middle School serves 983 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Burke County Middle School operates within the Burke County School District.

Overview

The student population of 983 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 983 students
Burke County Middle School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Burke County Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Burke County Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 14:1 15:1
Burke County Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
Black
67%
37%
Burke County Middle School Black (1994-2013)
White
31%
44%
Burke County Middle School White (1994-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Burke County Middle School Sch Ethnicity Burke County 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.
0.46 0.40
Burke County Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
69%
52%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
14%
7%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,810 students has grown by 65% over five years.
School District Name Burke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 7,810 3,688
Burke County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $47 MM n/a
District Spending $52 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,863 $0
Burke County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,908 $0
Burke County School 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 Burke County High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hephzibah Middle School (16 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waynesboro Primary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaynesboroWaynesboro Primary School
    352 Southside Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-5125
    0.1 mi | 1134 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • WaynesboroBurke County High School
    1057 Burke Veterans Parkway
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-6691
    0.2 mi | 1182 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WaynesboroBlakeney Elementary School
    100 Olympic Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-2265
    0.3 mi | 819 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • WaynesboroBurke County Life Center
    Alternative School
    305 Park Dr
    WaynesboroGA 30830
    (706)554-9199
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • HephzibahMcbean Elementary School
    1165 Hephzibah Mcbean Rd
    HephzibahGA 30815
    (706)592-3723
    11.9 mi | 479 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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