Lindley Middle School

Lindley Middle School serves 1,008 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Lindley Middle School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1008 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,008 students
Lindley Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Lindley Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lindley Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Lindley Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Lindley Middle School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
27%
12%
Lindley Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
67%
37%
Lindley Middle School Black (1994-2012)
White
3%
44%
Lindley Middle School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lindley Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lindley 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.
0.48 0.66
Lindley Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
78%
51%
Lindley Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Lindley Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,433 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
5
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,298
Cobb County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
Cobb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
Cobb 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 Pebblebrook High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Floyd Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harmony-leland Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mableton Harmony-leland Elementary School
    5891 Dodgen Rd Sw
    Mableton , GA , 30126
    (770)819-2483
    0.4  mi  |  588  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mableton Clay Elementary School
    730 Boggs Rd Sw
    Mableton , GA , 30126
    (770)819-2430
    1.4  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mableton Imagine International Academy Of Mableton
    Charter School
    6688 Mableton Parkway Se
    Mableton , GA , 30126
    (678)391-7710
    Charter School
    1.4  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Mableton Riverside Intermediate School
    285 South Gordon Rd Sw
    Mableton , GA , 30126
    (770)819-2553
    1.5  mi  |  905  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Mableton Pebblebrook High School
    991 Old Alabama Rd Sw
    Mableton , GA , 30126
    (770)819-2521
    1.8  mi  |  1967  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
For years there has been a push to universalize preschool in this country in order to provide all children with the leg up they will need in order to compete in a globalized economy. While approximately three-fourths of four year olds in America are involved in some kind of educational program, the United States still ranks only 25th out of the 34 most wealthy and upcoming nations in the world in terms of early childhood education, lagging behind the likes of Portugal and Mexico.
‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Seeks to Give African-American Boys a Boost
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Did You Know?
Mableton, 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 0.57, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.38. The most diverse school in Mableton is Mableton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.