51 W State St - 55
Athens, OH 45701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Athens Middle School serves 390 students in grades 7-8.
Athens Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 32% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

School Overview

Athens Middle School's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Athens Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,233 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Athens Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1803 out of 3233 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
84%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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