Bleckley Middle School

  • Bleckley Middle School serves 498 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Bleckley Middle School's student population of 498 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bleckley Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bleckley Middle School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#403 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
25%
37%
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White
67%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bleckley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBleckley County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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