7101 Turner Dr
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Turner Middle School serves 778 students in grades 6-8.
Turner 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Turner Middle School's student population of 778 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
778 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Turner Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1356 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
40%
17%
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Black
44%
36%
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White
12%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name

School Calendar

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Event
Date
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
August 03, 2022 (Wednesday)
Independence Day- Schools Closed
July 04, 2023 (Tuesday)
Independence Day- Schools Closed
July 04, 2024 (Thursday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 778 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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