610 James Burgess Rd
Suwanee, GA 30024
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Riverwatch Middle School serves 1,552 students in grades 6-8.
Riverwatch Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Riverwatch Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Riverwatch Middle School's student population of 1,552 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,552 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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Date
First Day of School
August 04, 2022 (Thursday)
Early Release/Last Day of School
May 25, 2023 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Riverwatch Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Riverwatch Middle School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 2196 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
53%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
6%
36%
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White
30%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,552 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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