River Trail Middle School

  • River Trail Middle School serves 1,178 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (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 81% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • River Trail Middle School's student population of 1,178 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Trail Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Trail Middle School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. 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#17 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
58%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
10%
37%
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White
25%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in River Trail Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.590.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFulton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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