Washington Middle School

1277 Booker Hill Blvd Sw
Cairo, GA 39828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Middle School serves 667 students in grades 6-8.
Washington 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 22% (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 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Washington Middle School's student population of 667 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington 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 Washington Middle School is 0.65, 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
#1794 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
22%
15%
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Black
47%
37%
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White
29%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrady County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Middle School is Cairo High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whigham Elementary School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cairo Northside Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    1.2 miles
    985 1st St Nw
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-2422
    1.2 PK-5 414
  • Cairo Southside Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
    1.2 miles
    491 3rd St Se
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-3723
    1.2 PK-5 645
  • Cairo Cairo High School Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,226 student
    1.4 miles
    455 5th St Se
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-2222
    1.4 9-12 1,226
  • Cairo Eastside Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
    2.4 miles
    1201 20th St Ne
    Cairo, GA 39828
    (229) 377-8441
    2.4 PK-5 678
  • Whigham Whigham Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 498 students
    6.1 miles
    211 W Broad Ave
    Whigham, GA 39897
    (229) 762-4167
    6.1 PK-8 498

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