Pinckneyville Middle School

Pinckneyville Middle School serves 1,323 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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%.
Pinckneyville Middle School operates within the Gwinnett County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,323 students
Pinckneyville Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Pinckneyville Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pinckneyville Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more 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 18:1 15:1
Pinckneyville Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Pinckneyville Middle School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
25%
12%
Pinckneyville Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
32%
37%
Pinckneyville Middle School Black (1994-2012)
White
31%
44%
Pinckneyville Middle School White (1994-2012)
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.
0.74 0.66
Pinckneyville 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.
49%
51%
Pinckneyville 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.
6%
7%
Pinckneyville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 163,642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gwinnett County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
132
5
Number of Students Managed 163,642 3,298
Gwinnett County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,666 MM $34 MM
Gwinnett County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,879 MM $36 MM
Gwinnett County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,600 $9,939
Gwinnett County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,948 $10,367
Gwinnett 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 Norcross High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ivy Prepatory Academy School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Simpson Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Norcross Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Simpson Elementary School
    4525 East Jones Bridge Rd
    Norcross , GA , 30092
    (770)417-2400
    0.9  mi  |  889  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Norcross Ivy Prepatory Academy School
    5575 Peachtree Parkway
    Norcross , GA , 30092
    (770)342-0089
    1.2  mi  |  506  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Norcross Norcross High School
    5300 Spalding Dr
    Norcross , GA , 30092
    (770)448-3674
    1.5  mi  |  3272  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norcross Peachtree Elementary School
    5995 Crooked Creek Rd
    Norcross , GA , 30092
    (770)448-8710
    1.5  mi  |  1722  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Alpharetta Barnwell Elementary School
    9425 Barnwell Rd
    Alpharetta , GA , 30022
    (770)552-4960
    2.1  mi  |  801  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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