Calhoun Middle School

399 S River St
Calhoun, GA 30701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Calhoun Middle School serves 977 students in grades 6-8.
Calhoun Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Calhoun Middle School's student population of 977 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students977 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Calhoun Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Calhoun Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Calhoun Middle School is 0.60, which is less than 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
#1136 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
15%
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Black
5%
37%
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White
51%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Calhoun Middle School is Calhoun High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ashworth Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calhoun Calhoun High School Math: 35% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,105 student
    0.1 miles
    355 S River St
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 629-9213
    0.1 9-12 1,105
  • Calhoun Calhoun Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 958 students
    0.2 miles
    101 Raymond King Dr
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 629-7130
    0.2 3-5 958
  • Calhoun Calhoun Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 1,002 student
    1.4 miles
    102 Raymond King Dr
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 629-8323
    1.4 PK-2 1,002
  • Calhoun Gordon Central High School Math: 41% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 874 students
    2.2 miles
    335 Warrior Path Ne
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 629-7391
    2.2 9-12 874
  • Calhoun Ashworth Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
    2.5 miles
    333 Newtown Rd Ne
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 625-9545
    2.5 6-8 650

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