Druid Hills Middle School

  • Druid Hills Middle School serves 902 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Druid Hills Middle School operates within the Dekalb County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 902 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 902 students
Druid Hills Middle School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Druid Hills Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Druid Hills Middle School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Druid Hills Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Druid Hills Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
13%
4%
Druid Hills Middle School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
15%
14%
Druid Hills Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
44%
37%
Druid Hills Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
25%
42%
Druid Hills Middle School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Druid Hills Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Druid Hills Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Druid Hills Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.71 0.41
Druid Hills Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
57%
Druid Hills Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
Druid Hills Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dekalb County School District's student population of 101,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,324 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,074 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dekalb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
134
5
Number of Students Managed 101,103 3,306
Dekalb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,126 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,001 MM $33 MM
Dekalb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,324 $10,007
Dekalb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,074 $9,869
Dekalb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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