Appling Middle School

1210 Shurling Dr
Macon, GA 31211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Appling Middle School serves 559 students in grades 6-8.
Appling Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Appling Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Appling Middle School's student population of 559 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Appling Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Appling Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2122 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
15%
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Black
95%
37%
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White
3%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBibb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Appling Middle School is Northeast High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clifton Ridge Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Macon Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 720 students
    0.2 miles
    1307 Shurling Dr
    Macon, GA 31211
    (478) 779-2100
    0.2 PK-5 720
  • Macon Burdell Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 511 students
    0.7 miles
    972 Fort Hill St
    Macon, GA 31217
    (478) 779-2937
    0.7 PK-5 511
  • Macon Northeast High School Math: 5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 741 students
    1.1 miles
    1646 Upper River Rd
    Macon, GA 31211
    (478) 779-4157
    1.1 9-12 741
  • Macon Clifton Ridge Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 602 students
    2.0 miles
    169 Dusty Ln
    Macon, GA 31211
    (478) 743-5182
    2 6-8 602
  • Macon Williams Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
    2.7 miles
    325 Pursley St
    Macon, GA 31201
    (478) 779-3660
    2.7 PK-5 337

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