Gardner-newman Middle School

Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Gardner-newman Middle School serves 916 students in grades 6-8.
Gardner-newman 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 32% (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 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Gardner-newman Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Gardner-newman Middle School's student population of 916 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students916 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Gardner-newman 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 Gardner-newman Middle School is 0.64, 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
#1434 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
48%
37%
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White
36%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroup County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gardner-newman Middle School is Callaway High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bradfield Center - Ault Academy (2.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hogansville Callaway High School Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 845 students
    2.2 miles
    221 Whitfield Rd
    Hogansville, GA 30230
    (706) 845-2070
    2.2 9-12 845
  • Lagrange Bradfield Center - Ault Academy Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-11 | 34 students
    2.8 miles
    1022 E Depot St
    Lagrange, GA 30241
    (706) 884-1717
    2.8 6-11 34
  • Lagrange Franklin Forest Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 769 students
    2.9 miles
    1 Scholar Ln
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 845-7556
    2.9 PK-5 769
  • Lagrange Lagrange High School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,208 student
    3.1 miles
    516 N Greenwood St
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 883-1590
    3.1 9-12 1,208
  • Lagrange Callaway Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 821 students
    3.3 miles
    2200 Hammett Rd
    Lagrange, GA 30241
    (706) 845-2059
    3.3 PK-5 821

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