Veterans Memorial Middle School

Veterans Memorial Middle School serves 672 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Veterans Memorial Middle School operates within the Newton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 672 students has declined by 51% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 672 students
Veterans Memorial Middle School Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % Veterans Memorial Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Veterans Memorial Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade Veterans Memorial Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 13:1 16:1
Veterans Memorial Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
63%
37%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
23%
43%
Veterans Memorial Middle School White Students (2001-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Veterans Memorial Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.40
Veterans Memorial Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
64%
56%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
11%
6%
Veterans Memorial Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,206 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,225 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Newton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
5
Number of Students Managed 19,522 3,213
Newton County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $181 MM $36 MM
Newton County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $181 MM $34 MM
Newton County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,206 $10,365
Newton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,225 $9,935
Newton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Salem High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Newton Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • CovingtonWest Newton Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 769 students13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (770)385-6472
    0.1PK-5769
  • ConyersSalem High School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1414 students3551 Underwood Rd Se
    ConyersGA 30013
    (770)929-0176
    1.79-121414
  • CovingtonLiberty Middle School
    2.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 947 students5225 Salem Rd
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (678)625-6617
    2.16-8947
  • ConyersMemorial Middle School
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    2.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 933 students3205 Underwood Rd Se
    ConyersGA 30013
    (770)922-0139
    2.36-8933
  • CovingtonSouth Salem Elementary School
    2.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 922 students5335 Salem Rd
    CovingtonGA 30016
    (770)787-1330
    2.3PK-5922

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