Putnam County Middle School

140 Sparta Hwy
Eatonton, GA 31024
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Putnam County Middle School serves 641 students in grades 6-8.
Putnam County Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Putnam County Middle School's student population of 641 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Putnam County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Putnam County Middle School is 0.65, 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
#1308 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
36%
37%
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White
46%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePutnam County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Putnam County Middle School is Putnam County High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake Oconee Charter (13.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Putnam County Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eatonton Putnam County Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 737 students
    1.6 miles
    314 S Washington Ave
    Eatonton, GA 31024
    (706) 485-5312
    1.6 3-5 737
  • Eatonton Putnam County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 797 students
    2.4 miles
    162 Old Glenwood Springs Rd
    Eatonton, GA 31024
    (706) 485-5141
    2.4 PK-2 797
  • Eatonton Putnam County High School Math: 36% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 763 students
    5.4 miles
    300 War Eagle Rd
    Eatonton, GA 31024
    (706) 485-9971
    5.4 9-12 763
  • Greensboro Lake Oconee Charter Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-12 | 966 students
    13.9 miles
    5800 Lake Oconee Pkwy
    Greensboro, GA 30642
    (706) 454-1562
    13.9 PK-12 966
  • Milledgeville Oak Hill Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,141 student
    17.9 miles
    356 Blandy Rd Nw
    Milledgeville, GA 31061
    (478) 457-3370
    17.9 6-8 1,141

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