Stephenson Middle School

922 Stephenson Rd
Stone Mountain, GA 30087
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Stephenson Middle School serves 943 students in grades 6-8.
Stephenson 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 19% (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 24% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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).

School Overview

Stephenson Middle School's student population of 943 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students943 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Stephenson 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 Stephenson Middle School is 0.13, 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
#1791 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
93%
37%
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White
1%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stephenson Middle School is Stephenson High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Redan Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Ridge Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stone Mountain Pine Ridge Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    0.3 miles
    750 Pine Ridge Dr
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-3402
    0.3 PK-5 645
  • Stone Mountain Stephenson High School Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,576 student
    0.6 miles
    701 Stephenson Rd
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-4202
    0.6 9-12 1,576
  • Lithonia Princeton Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 847 students
    0.9 miles
    1301 S Deshon Rd
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 875-3002
    0.9 PK-5 847
  • Stone Mountain Wynbrooke Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 797 students
    1.0 miles
    440 Wicksbury Way
    Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    (678) 676-5002
    1 PK-5 797
  • Lithonia Shadow Rock Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    1.7 miles
    1040 King Way Dr
    Lithonia, GA 30058
    (678) 676-3902
    1.7 PK-5 605

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