Thomas County Middle School

4681 Us Highway 84 Byp W
Thomasville, GA 31792
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Thomas County Middle School serves 1,742 students in grades 5-8.
Thomas 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 29% (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 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Thomas County Middle School's student population of 1,742 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students1,742 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Thomas County Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers114 teachers
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School Comparison

Thomas County 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 Thomas County Middle School is 0.59, 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
#1555 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
15%
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Black
35%
37%
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White
54%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thomas County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThomas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thomas County Middle School is Thomas County Central High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bishop Hall Charter School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cross Creek Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thomasville Hand In Hand Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 751 students
    0.2 miles
    4687 Us Highway 84 Byp W
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-3908
    0.2 PK-K 751
  • Thomasville Thomas County Central High School Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,440 student
    0.4 miles
    4686 Us Highway 84 Byp W
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 225-5050
    0.4 9-12 1,440
  • Thomasville Cross Creek Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 861 students
    1.3 miles
    324 Clark Rd
    Thomasville, GA 31757
    (229) 225-3900
    1.3 3-4 861
  • Thomasville Garrison-pilcher Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 791 students
    1.5 miles
    277 Hall Rd
    Thomasville, GA 31757
    (229) 225-4387
    1.5 1-2 791
  • Thomasville Bishop Hall Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 216 students
    1.6 miles
    220 N Pinetree Blvd
    Thomasville, GA 31792
    (229) 227-1397
    1.6 8-12 216

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I think that the teachers are amazing! I have gone here all year and I have been in MERIT throughout the years. I have met every single teacher, and they have all treated me the same. They love me and I love them so much!
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2  
I think sometimes the teachers can be bullies. Parents should be aware, what they say to us and how they treat our kids when we are not there, is totally opposite!
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