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MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE MIDDLE SCHOOL

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Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School Overview

Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School is a part of the Dekalb County school district in Decatur, Georgia. As of our last data update the school employs 67.00 full-time teachers. There are 1014 students of which 879 receive a free lunch and 52 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE MIDDLE SCHOOL
5200 COVINGTON HWY
DECATUR, GA 30035

Mailing Address

MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE MIDDLE SCHOOL
5200 COVINGTON HWY
DECATUR, GA 30035

General Information

Level: Middle School
District: Dekalb County
Phone Number: 678-875-0302
School ID: 130174002482
Full-time Teachers: 67.00
Total Students: 1014
Eligible for Free Lunch: 879
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 52

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.13 students per full-time teacher compared to the Georgia average of 15.38 students per full-time teacher.

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Mary Mcleod Bethune Middle School Values
Legend mark for state points - Georgia Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Grade 6 2014 Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)
SubjectNot Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
Reading8.2%68.6%23.2%
ELA21.8%65.4%12.9%
Math37.3%57.7%5.0%
Science63.8%34.8%1.4%
Social Studies51.9%37.7%10.4%

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Grade 7 2014 Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)
SubjectNot Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
Reading17.1%68.9%14.0%
ELA18.4%60.4%21.2%
Math35.4%51.2%13.4%
Science53.3%35.6%11.1%
Social Studies39.8%39.8%20.4%

Source: Georgia Department of Education

Grade 8 2014 Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)
SubjectNot Meeting StandardsMeeting StandardsExceeding Standards
Reading8.8%68.1%23.1%
ELA17.3%68.1%14.7%
Math51.1%44.0%4.9%
Science42.8%51.3%5.9%
Social Studies36.2%50.0%13.8%

Source: Georgia Department of Education

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students74%72%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students88%85%
Math: All Female76%75%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female93%88%
Math: All Male72%68%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male85%82%
Math: 6th Grade55-59%69%
Reading and Language Arts: 6th Grade85-89%84%
Math: 7th Grade80-84%74%
Reading and Language Arts: 7th Grade85-89%79%
Math: 8th Grade83%72%
Reading and Language Arts: 8th Grade92%92%
Notes:
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< means less than

Educational Attainment for Dekalb County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Dekalb County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE MIDDLE SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Woodridge Elementary School

4120 Cedar Ridge Trl Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Distance: ~1 miles

Miller Grove Middle School

2215 Miller Rd Decatur, GA 30035
Distance: ~1 miles

Atherton Elementary School

1674 Atherton Dr Decatur, GA 30035
Distance: ~1 miles

Canby Lane Elementary School

4150 Green Hawk Trl Decatur, GA 30035
Distance: ~1 miles

Panola Way Elementary School

2170 Panola Way Ct Lithonia, GA 30058
Distance: ~2 miles

Dekalb Transition School

2670 Old Wesley Chapel Rd Decatur, GA 30034
Distance: ~2 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Dekalb County Public Library System

215 Sycamore Street Decatur, GA 30030
Distance: ~6 miles

Atlanta Fulton Public Library System

One Margaret Mitchell Square Atlanta, GA 30303
Distance: ~11 miles

Conyers Rockdale Library System

864 Green Street Conyers, GA 30012
Distance: ~12 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey