Worth County Middle School

1305 N Isabella St
Sylvester, GA 31791
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Worth County Middle School serves 700 students in grades 6-8.
Worth County 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 35% (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 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Worth County Middle School's student population of 700 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Worth County 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 Worth County 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
#1219 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
15%
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Black
33%
37%
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White
61%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWorth County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Worth County Middle School is Worth County Achievement Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Turner County Specialty School (16.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worth County Primary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sylvester Worth County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 900 students
    0.0 miles
    1304 N Isabella St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 776-8660
    0 PK-2 900
  • Sylvester Worth County Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 803 students
    0.1 miles
    1906 Ga Highway 313
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 776-8605
    0.1 3-5 803
  • Sylvester Worth County Achievement Center Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    0.4 miles
    103 Eldridge St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 463-3056
    0.4 9-12 34
  • Sylvester Worth County High School Math: 24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 834 students
    0.6 miles
    406 W King St
    Sylvester, GA 31791
    (229) 776-8625
    0.6 9-12 834
  • Doerun Doerun Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
    15.3 miles
    111 Mathis Ave
    Doerun, GA 31744
    (229) 782-5276
    15.3 PK-5 353

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