Miller Grove Middle School

2215 Miller Rd
Decatur, GA 30035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Miller Grove Middle School serves 909 students in grades 6-8.
Miller Grove Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Miller Grove Middle School's student population of 909 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students909 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Rankings

Miller Grove Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Miller Grove Middle School is 0.10, 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
#2045 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
15%
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Black
95%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Miller Grove Middle School is Miller Grove High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Panola Way Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lithonia Panola Way Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 872 students
    0.8 miles
    2170 Panola Way Ct
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-9302
    0.8 PK-5 872
  • Decatur Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 858 students
    1.3 miles
    5200 Covington Hwy
    Decatur, GA 30035
    (678) 875-0302
    1.3 6-8 858
  • Lithonia Marbut Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 776 students
    1.7 miles
    5776 Marbut Rd
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-8802
    1.7 PK-5 776
  • Stone Mountain Woodridge Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
    1.7 miles
    4120 Cedar Ridge Trl
    Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    (678) 874-0202
    1.7 PK-5 582
  • Lithonia Redan Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 764 students
    1.9 miles
    1775 Young Rd
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 874-7902
    1.9 6-8 764

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