Stephenson Middle School

  • Stephenson Middle School serves 1,002 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower 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.

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School Overview

  • Stephenson Middle School's student population of 1,002 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,002 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stephenson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stephenson Middle School is 0.08, which is less 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#1535 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
96%
37%
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White
n/a
40%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stephenson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.080.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stephenson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeKalb County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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