Holcomb Bridge Middle School

2700 Holcomb Bridge Rd
Alpharetta, GA 30022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Holcomb Bridge Middle School serves 721 students in grades 6-8.
Holcomb Bridge 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is equal to the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Holcomb Bridge Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Holcomb Bridge Middle School's student population of 721 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students721 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

Holcomb Bridge 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 Holcomb Bridge 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
#930 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
15%
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Black
24%
37%
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White
28%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFulton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Holcomb Bridge Middle School is Centennial High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amana Academy School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillside Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roswell Centennial High School Math: 46% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,930 student
    0.9 miles
    9310 Scott Rd
    Roswell, GA 30076
    (470) 254-4230
    0.9 9-12 1,930
  • Roswell Hillside Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    1.2 miles
    9250 Scott Rd
    Roswell, GA 30076
    (470) 254-6362
    1.2 PK-5 521
  • Roswell River Eves Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 625 students
    1.4 miles
    9000 Eves Rd
    Roswell, GA 30076
    (470) 254-4550
    1.4 PK-5 625
  • Alpharetta Barnwell Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 763 students
    2.0 miles
    9425 Barnwell Rd
    Alpharetta, GA 30022
    (470) 254-4960
    2 PK-5 763
  • Roswell Jackson Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 657 students
    2.4 miles
    1400 Martin Rd
    Roswell, GA 30076
    (770) 594-5290
    2.4 PK-5 657

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Both of my grandsons went to Holcomb Bridge. The eldest now attends Centennial High School. Great school, low teacher/student ratio and excellent parent involvement. Our family bought a home specifically to be in HBMS district.
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5  
It's a good school. I am personally a student, and although some school policies are ridiculous, it is better than the majority of the ones in Georgia.
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