Gainesville Middle School

  • Gainesville Middle School serves 1,665 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Gainesville Middle School operates within the Gainesville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1665 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,665 students
Gainesville Middle School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Gainesville Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Gainesville Middle School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Gainesville Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 16:1
Gainesville Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Gainesville Middle School Asian Students (2010-2015)
Hispanic
60%
14%
Gainesville Middle School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
21%
37%
Gainesville Middle School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
15%
42%
Gainesville Middle School White Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Gainesville Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Gainesville 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.
0.58 0.41
Gainesville Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
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.
72%
57%
Gainesville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Gainesville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Gainesville City School District's student population of 7,935 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,876 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,374 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Gainesville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 7,935 3,306
Gainesville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $33 MM
Gainesville City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $72 MM $33 MM
Gainesville City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,876 $10,007
Gainesville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,374 $9,869
Gainesville City 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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