3645 Coal Mountain Dr
Cumming, GA 30028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
North Forsyth Middle School serves 1,125 students in grades 6-8.
North Forsyth Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 64% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

North Forsyth Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

North Forsyth Middle School's student population of 1,125 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Early Release/Last Day of School
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of School
August 04, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

North Forsyth Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 North Forsyth Middle School is 0.39, 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
#277 out of 2196 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
5%
37%
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White
77%
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
0.39
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,125 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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