Peachtree Middle School

  • Peachtree Middle School serves 1,560 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Peachtree Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Peachtree Middle School's student population of 1,560 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,560 students
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Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peachtree Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Peachtree Middle School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#417 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
16%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
43%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Peachtree Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.690.68
This chart display the diversity score of Peachtree Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Peachtree Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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