Chestatee Middle School

Chestatee Middle School serves 1,045 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Chestatee Middle School operates within the Hall County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1045 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,045 students
Chestatee Middle School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Chestatee Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Chestatee Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 16:1 15:1
Chestatee Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Chestatee Middle School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
38%
12%
Chestatee Middle School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
2%
37%
Chestatee Middle School Black (2000-2012)
White
55%
44%
Chestatee Middle School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chestatee Middle School Sch Ethnicity Chestatee 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.
0.56 0.66
Chestatee Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
56%
51%
Chestatee Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
Chestatee Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,647 students has grown by 74% over five years.
School District Name Hall County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
5
Number of Students Managed 44,647 3,298
District Total Revenue $272 MM $34 MM
Hall County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $271 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,614 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,580 $10,367
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 Chestatee High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gainesville Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sardis Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gainesville Sardis Elementary School
    Charter School
    2805 Sardis Rd
    Gainesville , GA , 30506
    (770)532-0104
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gainesville Chestatee High School
    3005 Sardis Rd
    Gainesville , GA , 30506
    (770)532-1162
    0.5  mi  |  1146  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Gainesville Lanier Elementary School
    4782 Thompson Bridge Rd
    Gainesville , GA , 30506
    (770)532-8781
    3.8  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gainesville Centennial Arts Academy
    Charter School
    852 Century Place
    Gainesville , GA , 30501
    (770)287-2044
    Charter School
    4.3  mi  |  884  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Gainesville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Gainesville High School
    Charter School
    830 Century Place
    Gainesville , GA , 30501
    (770)536-4441
    Charter School
    4.3  mi  |  1537  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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