School Details

Price Middle School

1670 Benjamin Weldon Bickers Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 802-6300
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 569 students 11 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

79%
88%
92%
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83%
93%
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96%
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74%
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78%

Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
91%
93%
70%
83%
90%
85%
92%
95%
52%
75%
85%
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83%

Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

91%
92%
94%
54%
70%
83%
96%
94%
97%
51%
60%
74%
55%
63%
78%

Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
73%
81%
82%

Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Atlanta Public Schools average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Price Middle School is a public middle school in Atlanta. The principal of Price Middle School is Sterling Christy and can be contacted at schristy@atlanta.k12.ga.us. 569 children attend Price Middle School and identify primarily as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 3% of the Price Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 96% of the 569 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 97% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Price Middle School is 11:1. KIPP Vision is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 89% 83%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.8%
Asian 0.5% %
White, non-Hispanic 0.5% 10%
Multiracial 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.06%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 76%
Limited English proficiency 3% 3%
Economically disadvantaged 96% 75%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Luther Judson Price Middle School is a GREAT School! They have great teachers students parents and staff. It is a good school for your kids to learn and have fun. There are many activities to do after school such as football softball basketball track soccer the debate team band chorus cotillion club IBM program PTSA girl scout and etc. Our school have so many different things to do!!!!

  • (3 years ago)

    the teachers are the best and will teach even if the students don't want to learn....(class of 2010) T T Tucker

  • (8 years ago)

    I love my school! erica g. Team b 8th grade. Class of 06

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