Turner Middle School

7101 Turner Dr
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 809 students in grades 6-8, Turner Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 809 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : Bottom 50% in GA
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Turner Middle School's student population of 809 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
809 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Turner Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,168 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Turner Middle School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
#1453 out of 2168 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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12%
36%
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30%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
40%
18%
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Black
44%
36%
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White
11%
37%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.64
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Turner Middle School's ranking?
Turner Middle School is ranked #1453 out of 2,168 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
What schools are Turner Middle School often compared to?
Turner Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Stewart Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% GA state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% GA state average).
How many students attend Turner Middle School?
809 students attend Turner Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of Turner Middle School students are Black, 40% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Turner Middle School?
Turner Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Georgia state average of 14:1.
What grades does Turner Middle School offer ?
Turner Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Turner Middle School part of?
Turner Middle School is part of Douglas County School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
May 22, 2024 (Wednesday)
Independence Day- Schools Closed
July 04, 2024 (Thursday)
Independence Day- Schools Closed
July 04, 2025 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 809 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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