M. D. Roberts Middle School

1905 Walt Stephens Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
3.75 5 1 (4 reviews)
M. D. Roberts Middle School serves 939 students in grades 6-8.
M. D. Roberts 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 40% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

M. D. Roberts Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

M. D. Roberts Middle School's student population of 939 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students939 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of M. D. Roberts Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

M. D. Roberts 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 M. D. Roberts Middle School is 0.43, 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
#844 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
15%
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Black
74%
37%
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White
3%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in M. D. Roberts Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.430.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in M. D. Roberts Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to M. D. Roberts Middle School is Jonesboro High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jonesboro Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arnold Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jonesboro Arnold Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 573 students
    1.2 miles
    216 Stockbridge Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 473-2800
    1.2 PK-5 573
  • Jonesboro Jonesboro Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 909 students
    1.3 miles
    1308 Arnold St
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (678) 610-4331
    1.3 6-8 909
  • Jonesboro Suder Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
    1.3 miles
    1400 Lake Jodeco Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 473-2820
    1.3 PK-5 659
  • Jonesboro James Jackson Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,074 student
    1.6 miles
    7711 Mount Zion Blvd
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (678) 610-4401
    1.6 PK-5 1,074
  • Jonesboro Jonesboro High School Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,343 student
    1.6 miles
    7728 Mount Zion Blvd
    Jonesboro, GA 30236
    (770) 473-2855
    1.6 9-12 1,343

School Reviews

  3.75 out of 5  (4 reviews)
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I love this school.
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A very good school... and they are only middle school that will be offering 3 high school classes.... Awesome.....
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2  
It can be okay.. but not always.
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3  
So far so good.
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