Simpson Middle School

3340 Trickum Rd Ne
Marietta, GA 30066
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Simpson Middle School serves 936 students in grades 6-8.
Simpson Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 71% (which is higher 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 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Simpson Middle School's student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Simpson Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Simpson Middle School is 0.56, 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
#118 out of 2188 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
11%
37%
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White
64%
40%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Simpson Middle School is Lassiter High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mccleskey Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Addison Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marietta Lassiter High School Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,192 students
    0.7 miles
    2601 Shallowford Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (678) 494-7863
    0.7 9-12 2,192
  • Marietta Addison Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    0.8 miles
    3055 Ebenezer Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (770) 578-2700
    0.8 PK-5 631
  • Marietta Mountain View Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.0 miles
    3151 Sandy Plains Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (770) 578-7265
    1 PK-5 754
  • Marietta Rocky Mount Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
    1.1 miles
    2400 Rocky Mountain Rd Ne
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (770) 591-5050
    1.1 PK-5 595
  • Marietta Sprayberry High School Math: 43% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,705 student
    1.7 miles
    2525 Sandy Plains Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066
    (770) 578-3200
    1.7 9-12 1,705

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