Gainesville Middle School

1581 Community Way
Gainesville, GA 30501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gainesville Middle School serves 1,726 students in grades 6-8.
Gainesville 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 25% (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 21% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Gainesville Middle School's student population of 1,726 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 103 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,726 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

Gainesville 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 Gainesville Middle School is 0.56, 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
#1748 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
15%
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Black
18%
37%
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White
14%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGainesville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Gainesville Middle School is Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Holland Core Knowledge Academy (0.5 miles away)
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