Gladden Middle School

700 Old Dalton Ellijay Rd
Chatsworth, GA 30705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Gladden Middle School serves 588 students in grades 7-8.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students588 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gladden Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Gladden Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Gladden Middle School is 0.41, 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
#1033 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
25%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
White
73%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
56%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gladden Middle School is Murray County High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bagley Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chatsworth Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chatsworth Bagley Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 558 students
    0.2 miles
    4600 Highway 225 N
    Chatsworth, GA 30705
    (706) 695-1115
    0.2 7-8 558
  • Chatsworth Murray County High School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,079 student
    0.2 miles
    1001 Green Rd
    Chatsworth, GA 30705
    (706) 695-1414
    0.2 9-12 1,079
  • Chatsworth Chatsworth Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 806 students
    0.5 miles
    500 Green Rd
    Chatsworth, GA 30705
    (706) 695-2434
    0.5 PK-6 806
  • Chatsworth Coker Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 775 students
    1.7 miles
    1733 Leonard Bridge Rd
    Chatsworth, GA 30705
    (706) 695-0888
    1.7 PK-6 775
  • Chatsworth Spring Place Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 680 students
    2.4 miles
    2795 Leonard Bridge Rd
    Chatsworth, GA 30705
    (706) 695-2525
    2.4 PK-6 680

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