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South Forsyth Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4670 Windermere Parkway
Cumming, GA 30041
Phone
(770) 888-3170
District
FORSYTH COUNTY
County
FORSYTH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1430
Classroom Teachers
74

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Georgia

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.7% of GA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

South Forsyth Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
89%
43%
88%
47%
90%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
89%
41%
85%
39%
93%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
90%
46%
90%
47%
89%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 498 34.8%
Grade 7 458 32.0%
Grade 8 474 33.1%
Total 1430 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.2% 54.1% 39.3%
Black 3.1% 4.8% 38.0%
Hispanic 6.2% 15.0% 17.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 45.8% 25.6% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.0% 13.7% 56.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.7% 11.6% 52.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 2.1% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 236,605 10,711,908
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 957.1 183
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.8% 20.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.7% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 11.9% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 80,319 3,830,264
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 12.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.4% 87.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 54.8% 32.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.0% 13.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.2% 14.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.0% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.7% 17.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.6% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 4.0% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,844 $337,724,024 57.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $395 $19,491,670 3.3%
Staff $282 $13,915,572 2.4%
General Administration $28 $1,381,688 0.2%
School Administration $547 $26,992,262 4.6%
Operation $706 $34,838,276 5.9%
Transportation $434 $21,416,164 3.6%
Other $266 $13,126,036 2.2%
Total Support $2,659 $131,211,014 22.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,422 $119,516,012 20.3%
Total Expenditures $11,925 $588,451,050 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,866 $11,878,675,144 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $1,093,759,348 4.9%
Staff $573 $991,571,700 4.5%
General Administration $152 $263,420,257 1.2%
School Administration $723 $1,251,357,017 5.7%
Operation $860 $1,487,787,082 6.7%
Transportation $551 $953,843,070 4.3%
Other $393 $679,679,981 3.1%
Total Support $3,885 $6,721,757,371 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,024 $3,501,965,050 15.8%
Total Expenditures $12,776 $22,102,367,644 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%