Blackmon Road Middle School

7251 Blackmon Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Blackmon Road Middle School serves 642 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Blackmon Road Middle School's student population of 642 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students642 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Blackmon Road Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Blackmon Road Middle School is 0.69, which is equal to 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
#361 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
28%
37%
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White
46%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuscogee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blackmon Road Middle School is Shaw High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Midland Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Ridge Academy (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Eagle Ridge Academy Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    0.5 miles
    7601 Schomburg Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 569-3746
    0.5 PK-5 749
  • Columbus Shaw High School Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,251 student
    0.7 miles
    7579 Raider Way
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 569-3638
    0.7 9-12 1,251
  • Midland Midland Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 413 students
    1.7 miles
    6990 Warm Springs Rd
    Midland, GA 31820
    (706) 569-3673
    1.7 6-8 413
  • Columbus Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
    1.8 miles
    2008 Old Guard Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-3203
    1.8 6-8 586
  • Columbus North Columbus Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 755 students
    2.0 miles
    2006 Old Guard Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706) 748-3183
    2 K-5 755

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