Fort Valley Middle School

814 Peggy Dr
Fort Valley, GA 31030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Fort Valley Middle School serves 456 students in grades 6-8.
Fort Valley 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 18% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Fort Valley Middle School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Valley 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 diversity score of Fort Valley Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1932 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
11%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeach County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fort Valley Middle School is Peach County High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perry Middle School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hunt Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Valley Peach County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 970 students
    0.6 miles
    900 Campus Dr
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478) 825-8258
    0.6 9-12 970
  • Fort Valley Hunt Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    1.5 miles
    1750 Us Highway 341
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478) 825-5296
    1.5 PK-5 607
  • Byron Kay Road Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 584 students
    9.2 miles
    800 Kay Rd
    Byron, GA 31008
    (478) 825-8893
    9.2 PK-5 584
  • Perry Perry Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 872 students
    10.4 miles
    495 Perry Pkwy
    Perry, GA 31069
    (478) 988-6285
    10.4 6-8 872
  • Reynolds Georgia Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-11 | 44 students
    10.5 miles
    14 Louisiana Ct
    Reynolds, GA 31076
    (478) 847-2403
    10.5 7-11 44

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