Jasper Middle School

Jasper Middle School serves 556 students in grades 6-8.
Jasper 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 47% (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 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Jasper Middle School's student population of 556 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students556 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Jasper Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Jasper 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 Jasper Middle School is 0.20, 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
#803 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
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White
89%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePickens County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jasper Middle School is Pickens County High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pickens County Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jasper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jasper Jasper Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
    0.1 miles
    158 Stegall Dr
    Jasper, GA 30143
    (706) 253-1730
    0.1 PK-5 482
  • Jasper Pickens County Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
    1.8 miles
    1802 Refuge Rd
    Jasper, GA 30143
    (706) 253-1830
    1.8 6-8 447
  • Jasper Pickens County High School Math: 36% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,399 student
    2.3 miles
    500 Dragon Dr
    Jasper, GA 30143
    (706) 253-1800
    2.3 9-12 1,399
  • Jasper Harmony Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    2.4 miles
    550 Harmony School Rd
    Jasper, GA 30143
    (706) 253-1840
    2.4 PK-5 575
  • Jasper Hill City Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 628 students
    4.7 miles
    600 Hill Cir
    Jasper, GA 30143
    (706) 253-1880
    4.7 PK-5 628

School Reviews

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