Turner Middle School

  • Turner Middle School serves 779 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 31% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Turner Middle School's student population of 779 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students779 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turner Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Turner Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. 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#1303 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
15%
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Black
46%
37%
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White
16%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Turner Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglas County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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