Sequoyah Middle School

95 Valley Hill Rd Sw
Riverdale, GA 30274
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sequoyah Middle School serves 887 students in grades 6-8.
Sequoyah 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 15% (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 21% (which is lower 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sequoyah Middle School's student population of 887 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students887 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Sequoyah 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 Sequoyah Middle School is 0.49, 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
#1905 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sequoyah Middle School is Riverdale High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverdale Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Harper Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 873 students
    0.1 miles
    93 Valley Hill Rd Sw
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (678) 479-2654
    0.1 K-5 873
  • Riverdale Riverdale High School Math: 17% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,263 student
    0.7 miles
    160 Roberts Dr
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 473-2905
    0.7 9-12 1,263
  • Riverdale Riverdale Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 747 students
    0.9 miles
    400 Roberts Dr
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 994-4045
    0.9 6-8 747
  • Riverdale Riverdale Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
    1.2 miles
    6253 Garden Walk Blvd
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 994-4015
    1.2 PK-5 779
  • Riverdale Church Street Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 995 students
    1.4 miles
    7013 Church St
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 994-4000
    1.4 PK-5 995

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