Druid Hills Middle School

3100 Mount Olive Dr
Decatur, GA 30033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Druid Hills Middle School serves 929 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 top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 44% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Druid Hills Middle School's student population of 929 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students929 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

Druid Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Druid Hills Middle School is 0.69, which is equal to 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
#878 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
15%
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Black
47%
37%
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White
25%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Druid Hills Middle School is Lakeside High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Atlanta Area School For The Deaf (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Ridge Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Laurel Ridge Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    0.3 miles
    1215 Balsam Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 874-6902
    0.3 PK-5 473
  • Decatur Coralwood Education Center
    Grades: PK-K | 236 students
    1.1 miles
    2477 Coralwood Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 874-6002
    1.1 PK-K 236
  • Decatur Mclendon Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.1 miles
    3169 Hollywood Dr
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 676-5902
    1.1 PK-5 421
  • Decatur Briarlake Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    1.4 miles
    3590 Lavista Rd
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (678) 874-2502
    1.4 PK-5 429
  • Atlanta Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
    1.6 miles
    1857 Oak Grove Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30345
    (678) 874-7402
    1.6 PK-5 534

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