7690 Jefferson Rd
Commerce, GA 30529
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Commerce Middle School serves 484 students in grades 5-8.
Commerce Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Commerce Middle School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Commerce Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Commerce Middle School is 0.43, 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
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State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#583 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
15%
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Black
8%
37%
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White
74%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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