Gladden Middle School

  • Gladden Middle School serves 588 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gladden 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Gladden Middle School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gladden Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gladden Middle School is 0.39, 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 School Rank (16-17)#877 out of 2185 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
26%
16%
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White
74%
39%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMurray County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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