Ashworth Middle School

333 Newtown Rd Ne

Calhoun, GA 30701-9227

Tel: (706)625-9545
Grades: 6-8

695 students

Ashworth Middle School serves 695 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Ashworth Middle School operates within the Gordon County School District.

Overview

The student population of 695 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 695 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
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 0.43 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
Hispanic
23%
13%
Black
2%
37%
White
72%
44%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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.
0.43 0.40
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.
63%
52%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,311 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Gordon County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
5
Number of Students Managed 8,311 3,197
District Total Revenue $73 MM $34 MM
District Spending $80 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,517 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,455 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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