1860 S Main St
Ellijay, GA 30540
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Gilmer Middle School served 686 students in grades 5-6.
Gilmer Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 42% (which was equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
686 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#871 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
42%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
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White
73%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gilmer Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gilmer Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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