Avondale Middle School (Closed 2012)

3131 Old Rockbridge Rd
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avondale Middle School served 522 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 64% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 76% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 91%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Avondale Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
64%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avondale Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
76%
91%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avondale Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
90%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.190.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avondale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avondale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avondale Middle School is Dekalb School Of The Arts (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Museum School Avondale Estates (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avondale Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Avondale Estates Avondale Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.4 miles
    8 Lakeshore Dr
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 676-5202
    0.4 PK-5 503
  • Avondale Estates Museum School Avondale Estates Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 566 students
    0.4 miles
    3191 Covington Hwy
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (404) 292-9760
    0.4 K-8 566
  • Decatur International Community School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
    0.5 miles
    2418 Wood Trail Ln
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 499-8969
    0.5 K-5 437
  • Scottdale Robert Shaw Theme School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.6 miles
    385 Glendale Rd
    Scottdale, GA 30079
    (678) 676-6002
    0.6 PK-5 486
  • Avondale Estates Dekalb School Of The Arts Math: 72% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 8-12 | 421 students
    1.4 miles
    1192 Clarendon Ave
    Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    (678) 676-2502
    1.4 8-12 421
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