Sumter County Middle School

  • Sumter County Middle School serves 605 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 22% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Sumter County 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 59%.

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

School Overview

  • Sumter County Middle School's student population of 605 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students605 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sumter County Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,174 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sumter County Middle School is 0.33, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1771 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
8%
15%
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Black
81%
37%
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White
10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sumter County Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sumter County Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.330.42
This chart display the diversity score of Sumter County Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sumter County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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