Druid Hills Middle School

3100 Mount Olive Dr
Decatur, GA 30033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Druid Hills Middle School serves 944 students in grades 6-8.
Druid Hills Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Georgia state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 944 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Druid Hills Middle School's student population of 944 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
944 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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School Rankings

Druid Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Druid Hills Middle School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1036 out of 2168 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
46%
36%
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White
26%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Druid Hills Middle School's ranking?
Druid Hills Middle School is ranked #1036 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Druid Hills Middle School?
944 students attend Druid Hills Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Druid Hills Middle School students are Black, 26% of students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Druid Hills Middle School?
Druid Hills Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Druid Hills Middle School offer ?
Druid Hills Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Druid Hills Middle School part of?
Druid Hills Middle School is part of Dekalb County School District.

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Date
Spring Break (Schools Closed)
April 01, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School (2nd Semester)
May 22, 2024 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 944 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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