Valdosta Middle School

  • Valdosta Middle School serves 940 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 15:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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School Overview

  • Valdosta Middle School's student population of 940 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students940 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valdosta Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valdosta Middle School is 0.55, 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#1137 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valdosta Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valdosta Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
61%
37%
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White
28%
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 Valdosta Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Valdosta 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 NameValdosta City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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The teaching is indeed helping me learn. The fighting is to a minimum and is peaceful for the most part. Love this school and thats for the most part it.
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Good let the students have more money to spend
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