The Champion Middle Theme School

Tel: (678)504-4302
Grades: 6-8

637 students

The Champion Middle Theme School serves 637 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
The Champion Middle Theme School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 637 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 637 students
The Champion Middle Theme School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
The Champion Middle Theme School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade The Champion Middle Theme School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 17:1 15:1
The Champion Middle Theme School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
12%
The Champion Middle Theme School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
96%
37%
The Champion Middle Theme School Black (2007-2012)
White
n/a
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.08 0.66
The Champion Middle Theme School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
50%
51%
The Champion Middle Theme School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
10%
7%
The Champion Middle Theme School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,314 students has grown by 18403% over five years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
5
Number of Students Managed 112,314 3,298
Dekalb County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,169 MM $34 MM
Dekalb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,155 MM $36 MM
Dekalb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $1,925,277 $9,939
Dekalb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $1,902,214 $10,367
Dekalb 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 Dekalb Alternative School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dekalb Alternative School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stone Mountain Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mountain Elementary School
    6720 James B Rivers Dr
    Stone Mountain , GA , 30083
    (678)676-4702
    0.6  mi  |  569  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mill Elementary School
    4900 Sheila Ln
    Stone Mountain , GA , 30083
    (678)676-4602
    1.1  mi  |  637  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Stone Mountain Dekalb Alternative School
    Alternative School
    5855 Memorial Dr
    Stone Mountain , GA , 30083
    (678)676-2302
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Stone Mountain East Dekalb Special Education Center
    Special Education School
    5839 Memorial Dr
    Stone Mountain , GA , 30083
    (678)676-1890
    Special Education School
    1.6  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  PK-11
  • Stone Mountain Stone Mountain High School
    4555 Central Dr
    Stone Mountain , GA , 30083
    (678)676-6302
    1.7  mi  |  1120  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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