Marietta Sixth Grade Academy

  • Marietta Sixth Grade Academy serves 736 students in grades 6.
  • 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 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marietta Sixth Grade Academy 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Marietta Sixth Grade Academy's student population of 736 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marietta Sixth Grade Academy 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marietta Sixth Grade Academy is 0.66, 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#898 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)
41%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
15%
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Black
39%
37%
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White
21%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarietta City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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