Red Bud Middle School

430 Floyd Rd Ne
Calhoun, GA 30701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Red Bud Middle School serves 837 students in grades 6-8.
Red Bud Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 34% (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 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Red Bud Middle School's student population of 837 students has grown by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Red Bud Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Red Bud Middle School is 0.25, 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
#1029 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
1%
37%
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White
86%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGordon County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Red Bud Middle School is Gordon Central High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ashworth Middle School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Bud Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calhoun Red Bud Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    1.4 miles
    4151 Red Bud Rd Ne
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 625-2111
    1.4 PK-5 571
  • Calhoun Ashworth Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
    4.9 miles
    333 Newtown Rd Ne
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 625-9545
    4.9 6-8 650
  • Calhoun Gordon Central High School Math: 41% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 874 students
    5.0 miles
    335 Warrior Path Ne
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 629-7391
    5 9-12 874
  • Calhoun Sonoraville Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 676 students
    5.3 miles
    7320 Fairmount Hwy Se
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 879-5302
    5.3 PK-5 676
  • Calhoun Sonoraville High School Math: 54% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,150 student
    5.3 miles
    7340 Fairmount Hwy Se
    Calhoun, GA 30701
    (706) 602-0320
    5.3 9-12 1,150

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