Peachtree Middle School

  • Peachtree Middle School serves 1,579 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Peachtree Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 61%.

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 1,579 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peachtree Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Peachtree Middle School is 0.69, which is equal to 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 School Rank#596 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
16%
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Black
16%
37%
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White
41%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.690.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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

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