Cedartown Middle School

  • Cedartown Middle School serves 1,022 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cedartown Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Cedartown Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Cedartown Middle School's student population of 1,022 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedartown 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedartown Middle School is 0.62, 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#1489 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
35%
15%
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Black
13%
37%
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White
49%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedartown Northside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
    0.5 miles
    100 N Philpot St
    Cedartown, GA 30125
    (770) 748-4932
    0.5 PK-5 497
  • Cedartown Harpst Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 6-11 | 57 students
    0.7 miles
    740 Fletcher St
    Cedartown, GA 30125
    (770) 748-1500
    0.7 6-11 57
  • Cedartown Westside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    2.0 miles
    51 Frank Lott Dr
    Cedartown, GA 30125
    (770) 748-0831
    2.0 PK-5 552
  • Cedartown Cedartown High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,221 student
    2.1 miles
    167 Frank Lott Dr
    Cedartown, GA 30125
    (770) 748-0490
    2.1 9-12 1,221
  • Cedartown Cherokee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
    2.1 miles
    191 Evergreen Ln
    Cedartown, GA 30125
    (770) 748-5614
    2.1 PK-5 696

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