Marietta 6th Grade School

Marietta 6th Grade School serves 664 students in grades 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Marietta 6th Grade School operates within the Marietta City School District.

Overview

The student population of 664 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 664 students
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Marietta 6th Grade School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 15:1 15:1
Marietta 6th Grade School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Marietta 6th Grade School Asian (2003-2013)
Hispanic
35%
13%
Marietta 6th Grade School Hispanic (2003-2013)
Black
46%
37%
Marietta 6th Grade School Black (2003-2013)
White
14%
44%
Marietta 6th Grade School White (2003-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Marietta 6th Grade School Sch Ethnicity Marietta 6th Grade 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.
0.65 0.40
Marietta 6th Grade School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
67%
52%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,004 students has grown by 90% over five years.
School District Name Marietta City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
5
Number of Students Managed 15,004 3,197
Marietta City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $34 MM
District Spending $98 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,202 $9,939
Marietta City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,419 $10,367
Marietta City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Nelson L. Price Treatment Center Of Gbch & Fm- Inc (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George W. Hartmann Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marietta Center For Advanced Academics (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MariettaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Marietta Center For Advanced Academics
    Magnet School
    311 Aviation Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30060
    (770)420-0822
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | 305 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • MariettaPark Street Elementary School
    105 Park St Se
    MariettaGA 30060
    (770)429-3180
    0.5 mi | 592 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MariettaNelson L. Price Treatment Center Of Gbch & Fm- Inc
    Alternative School
    729 Lawrence St Ne
    MariettaGA 30060
    (770)514-8255
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 6 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MariettaGeorge W. Hartmann Center
    Alternative School
    119 Powers Ferry Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)971-7801
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 13 students | Gr. 9-11                      
  • MariettaPowers Ferry Elementary School
    403 Powers Ferry Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)578-7936
    1.9 mi | 472 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.