Pine Grove Middle School

4159 River Rd
Valdosta, GA 31605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Pine Grove Middle School serves 764 students in grades 6-8.
Pine Grove 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 54% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pine Grove Middle School's student population of 764 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students764 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Pine Grove Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pine Grove Middle School is 0.63, 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
#365 out of 2188 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
29%
37%
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White
53%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLowndes County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pine Grove Middle School is Valdosta High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newbern Middle School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Grove Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valdosta Pine Grove Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    1.1 miles
    4175 River Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31605
    (229) 245-2297
    1.1 PK-5 777
  • Valdosta Dewar Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 745 students
    4.4 miles
    3539 Mount Zion Church Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31605
    (229) 219-1370
    4.4 PK-5 745
  • Valdosta Valdosta High School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,117 students
    4.9 miles
    3101 N Forrest St
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 333-8540
    4.9 9-12 2,117
  • Valdosta Sallas Mahone Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,155 student
    5.0 miles
    3686 Lake Laurie Dr
    Valdosta, GA 31605
    (229) 333-8530
    5 PK-5 1,155
  • Valdosta Newbern Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 843 students
    5.6 miles
    2015 E Park Ave
    Valdosta, GA 31602
    (229) 333-8566
    5.6 6-8 843

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