Edwards Middle School

Edwards Middle School serves 993 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Edwards Middle School operates within the Rockdale County School District.

Overview

The student population of 993 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 993 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
22%
13%
Black
56%
37%
White
18%
44%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.61 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.
62%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,871 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rockdale County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
5
Number of Students Managed 15,871 3,197
District Total Revenue $156 MM $34 MM
District Spending $173 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,927 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,985 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Memorial Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sims Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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    (770)922-0139
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