Valdosta City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 2,043 students in Valdosta City School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Georgia.
Public Middle Schools in Valdosta City School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Georgia public middle school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Valdosta City School District are Valdosta Middle School and Newbern Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public middle school average of 63% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Valdosta City School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
2 Schools
620 Schools
# Students
2,043 Students
466,370 Students
# Teachers
141 Teachers
30,483 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Valdosta City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 199 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#173 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Valdosta City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valdosta City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valdosta City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Valdosta City  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.70
# American Indian Students
6 Students
887 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
18,958 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
148 Students
76,772 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
17%
# Black Students
1,558 Students
177,531 Students
% Black Students
76%
38%
# White Students
253 Students
172,021 Students
% White Students
13%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
523 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
51 Students
18,926 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
926
# Students in K Grade:
-
4,778
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
5,058
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
5,003
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
5,249
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
5,626
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
7,798
# Students in 6th Grade:
654
129,088
# Students in 7th Grade:
691
138,253
# Students in 8th Grade:
698
139,837
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
8,212
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
6,692
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,264
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
4,586
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,212 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,105. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,621 is higher than the state median of $12,237. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$93 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total revenue of Valdosta City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$104 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Valdosta City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,212
$12,105
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Valdosta City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,621
$12,237
This chart display average spending per public school student in Valdosta City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Valdosta City School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Valdosta Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
110 Burton St
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8555
Grades: 6-8
| 1,105 students
Rank: #22.
Newbern Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2015 E Park Ave
Valdosta, GA 31602
(229) 333-8566
Grades: 6-8
| 938 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Valdosta City School District
  • 1204 Williams St., Valdosta, GA, 31601
  • (912) 333-8500
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,043 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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