Blackmon Road Middle School

7251 Blackmon Rd
Columbus, GA 31909
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Blackmon Road Middle School serves 584 students in grades 6-8.
Blackmon Road Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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 584 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
584 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 30% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#561 out of 2168 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
33%
36%
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White
36%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blackmon Road Middle School's ranking?
Blackmon Road Middle School is ranked #561 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Blackmon Road Middle School?
584 students attend Blackmon Road Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
36% of Blackmon Road Middle School students are White, 33% of students are Black, 12% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Blackmon Road Middle School?
Blackmon Road Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Blackmon Road Middle School offer ?
Blackmon Road Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Blackmon Road Middle School part of?
Blackmon Road Middle School is part of Muscogee County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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