Burke County Middle School

  • Burke County Middle School serves 1,000 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Burke County Middle School operates within the Burke County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1000 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,000 students
Burke County Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Burke County Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Burke County Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Burke County Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Burke County Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
14%
Burke County Middle School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
68%
37%
Burke County Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
28%
42%
Burke County Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Burke County Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Burke County Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Burke County Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.41
Burke County Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
100%
57%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Burke County Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Burke County School District's student population of 4,408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,936 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,200 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Burke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 4,408 3,306
Burke County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $33 MM
Burke County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $58 MM $33 MM
Burke County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,936 $10,007
Burke County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,200 $9,869
Burke County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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