Valley Point Middle School

3796 S Dixie Rd
Dalton, GA 30720
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley Point Middle School serves 435 students in grades 6-8.
Valley Point 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 34% (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 32% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Valley Point Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Valley Point Middle School's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley Point 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 Valley Point Middle School is 0.56, 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
#1330 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
51%
15%
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Black
1%
37%
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White
43%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valley Point Middle School is Southeast Whitfield County High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eastbrook Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Point Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dalton Valley Point Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
    0.0 miles
    3798 S Dixie Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 277-3259
    0 PK-5 502
  • Dalton Southeast Whitfield County High School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,413 student
    3.8 miles
    1954 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 226-2753
    3.8 9-12 1,413
  • Dalton Antioch Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    4.1 miles
    1819 Riverbend Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-7550
    4.1 PK-5 517
  • Dalton Dug Gap Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
    4.2 miles
    2032 Dug Gap Rd
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 226-3919
    4.2 PK-5 426
  • Dalton Brookwood Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    5.4 miles
    501 Central Ave
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-9202
    5.4 PK-5 710

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