1111 New Hope Rd Nw
Dalton, GA 30720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
New Hope Middle School serves 615 students in grades 6-8.
New Hope 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

New Hope Middle School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - Staff/Student Holiday
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Early Dismissal - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!
May 26, 2023 (Friday)

School Rankings

New Hope Middle School is ranked within the top 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 New Hope Middle School is 0.57, 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 Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#716 out of 2196 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
49%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 615 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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