Calhoun Middle School

399 S River St, Calhoun, GA 30701
(706) 629-3340
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 794 students 15 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

83%
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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
  • Calhoun City School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Calhoun Middle School is a public middle school in Calhoun. The principal of Calhoun Middle School is Michelle Knight, who can be contacted at knightm@cahounschools.org. 794 students go to Calhoun Middle School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 7% of the Calhoun Middle School students have "limited English proficiency." 60% of the 794 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 56% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Calhoun Middle School is 15:1. Ashworth Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 60% 57%
Hispanic 28% 31%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Asian 2% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 56% 58%
Limited English proficiency 7% 12%
Economically disadvantaged 60% 64%

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