Marietta 6th Grade School

  • Marietta 6th Grade School serves 688 students in grades 6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Marietta 6th Grade School operates within the Marietta City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 688 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 688 students
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Marietta 6th Grade School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Marietta 6th Grade School Total Teachers (2005-2015)

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Marietta 6th Grade School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Marietta 6th Grade School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
34%
14%
Marietta 6th Grade School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
45%
37%
Marietta 6th Grade School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
16%
42%
Marietta 6th Grade School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marietta 6th Grade School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Marietta 6th Grade School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Marietta 6th Grade School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.41
Marietta 6th Grade School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
61%
57%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Marietta 6th Grade School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marietta City School District's student population of 8,817 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,863 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,056 is higher than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Marietta City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 8,817 3,306
Marietta City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $33 MM
Marietta City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $98 MM $33 MM
Marietta City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,863 $10,007
Marietta City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,056 $9,869
Marietta City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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