Fort Valley Middle School

  • Fort Valley Middle School serves 431 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Fort Valley Middle School's student population of 431 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Valley Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Valley Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1974 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
21%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
12%
40%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fort Valley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Valley Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeach County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Valley Peach County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1007 students
    0.6 miles
    900 Campus Dr
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478)825-8258
    0.6 9-12 1007
  • Fort Valley New Program Alternative School

    1.0 miles
    1000 Tulip Dr
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478)825-7409
    1.0 n/a n/a
  • Fort Valley Ninth Grade Academy Alternative School

    1.0 miles
    1000 Tulip Dr
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478)825-7409
    1.0 n/a n/a
  • Fort Valley Hunt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 638 students
    1.5 miles
    1750 Highway 341 North
    Fort Valley, GA 31030
    (478)825-5296
    1.5 PK-5 638
  • Byron Kay Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 562 students
    9.2 miles
    800 Kay Rd
    Byron, GA 31008
    (478)825-8893
    9.2 PK-5 562

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