7251 Blackmon Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Blackmon Road Middle School serves 643 students in grades 6-8.
Blackmon Road Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Blackmon Road Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Blackmon Road Middle School's student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Blackmon Road Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Blackmon Road Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
32%
36%
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White
37%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 643 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74

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