Veterans Memorial Middle School

13357 Brown Bridge Rd
Covington, GA 30016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Veterans Memorial Middle School serves 703 students in grades 6-8.
Veterans Memorial 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 27% (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 35% (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 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Veterans Memorial Middle School's student population of 703 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Rankings

Veterans Memorial 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 Veterans Memorial Middle School is 0.52, 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
#1540 out of 2196 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
66%
37%
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White
17%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Veterans Memorial Middle School is Salem High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Newton Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Covington West Newton Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
    0.1 miles
    13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6472
    0.1 PK-5 731
  • Conyers Salem High School Math: 16% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,148 student
    1.7 miles
    3551 Underwood Rd Se
    Conyers, GA 30013
    (770) 929-0176
    1.7 9-12 1,148
  • Covington Liberty Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    2.1 miles
    5225 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678) 625-6617
    2.1 6-8 963
  • Conyers Memorial Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 819 students
    2.3 miles
    3205 Underwood Rd Se
    Conyers, GA 30013
    (770) 922-0139
    2.3 6-8 819
  • Covington South Salem Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 894 students
    2.3 miles
    5335 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 787-1330
    2.3 PK-5 894

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