Lowndes Middle School

2379 Copeland Rd,

Valdosta, GA, 31601-6616

Tel: (229)245-2280
Grades: 6-8

888 students

Lowndes Middle School serves 888 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Lowndes Middle School operates within the Lowndes County School District.

Overview

The student population of 888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 888 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has increased by 6% over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
9%
12%
Black
22%
37%
White
65%
44%
Unknown
4%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.52
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,452 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
n/a
Number of Students Managed 10,452
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinevale Learning Center (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pinevale Learning Center (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moulton-branch Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - I was impressed with everything about the school from administrators, teacher, even the lunchroom ladies helping when we forgot lunch money.Dr Jones made my 3 children feel welcome to a new school as well as their teachers. If i had a problem t, they found solutions. We came from a small private school and this was a whole new world to us and we were all worried but they had a great year and had good grade too ...win win situation,,we''re looking forward to another great year - Posted by Parent

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