Wilbanks Middle School

3115 Demorest Mount Airy Hwy
Demorest, GA 30535
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wilbanks Middle School serves 514 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wilbanks Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wilbanks Middle School's student population of 514 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilbanks Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Wilbanks Middle School is 0.62, 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
#1000 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
15%
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Black
3%
37%
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White
49%
40%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHabersham County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilbanks Middle School is 9th Grade Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Habersham Success Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Demorest Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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