Grovetown Middle School

5463 Harlem Grovetown Rd
Grovetown, GA 30813
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Grovetown Middle School serves 894 students in grades 6-8.
Grovetown 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Grovetown Middle School's student population of 894 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students894 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Rankings

Grovetown Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grovetown Middle School is 0.71, which is more 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
#1326 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
36%
37%
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White
37%
40%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grovetown Middle School is Grovetown High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Ridge Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grovetown Cedar Ridge Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,208 student
    0.7 miles
    1000 Trudeau Trl
    Grovetown, GA 30813
    (706) 447-2100
    0.7 PK-5 1,208
  • Grovetown Grovetown Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
    2.1 miles
    300 Ford Ave
    Grovetown, GA 30813
    (706) 863-0800
    2.1 PK-5 841
  • Grovetown Euchee Creek Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 612 students
    2.6 miles
    795 Louisville Rd
    Grovetown, GA 30813
    (706) 556-4000
    2.6 PK-5 612
  • Grovetown Baker Place Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 905 students
    2.9 miles
    2011 Hero Way
    Grovetown, GA 30813
    (706) 447-2115
    2.9 PK-5 905
  • Grovetown Grovetown High School Math: 50% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,930 student
    3.0 miles
    2010 Warrior Way
    Grovetown, GA 30813
    (706) 447-2102
    3 9-12 1,930

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