825 Douthit Ferry Rd
Cartersville, GA 30120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Cartersville Middle School serves 1,116 students in grades 6-8.
Cartersville Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cartersville Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Cartersville Middle School's student population of 1,116 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,116 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Last Day of School
May 27, 2022 (Friday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
Fall Break
October 03, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 03, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Cartersville Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cartersville Middle School is 0.65, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#773 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
15%
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Black
22%
37%
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White
52%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,116 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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