505 S Hairston Rd
Stone Mountain, GA 30088
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Freedom Middle School serves 1,135 students in grades 6-8.
Freedom 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Freedom Middle School's student population of 1,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
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School Rankings

Freedom Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Freedom Middle School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1888 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
33%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
57%
36%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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