Swainsboro Middle School

200 Tiger Trl, Swainsboro, GA 30401 | (478) 237-8047
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 688
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4 out of 5 | 22 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 688
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 352 (51.2%)
  • Females: 336 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 474 (68.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 541 (78.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Swainsboro Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black33949.3%
Asian50.7%
Hispanic385.5%
White29643.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Swainsboro Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade20429.7%
7th Grade22933.3%
8th Grade25537.1%
Source: GA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 22 Reviews
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22 reviews for Swainsboro Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 01, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Quiet Zones, MEAN Teachers, i HATE It. It's Like PRISON!
  • Reviewed by Student on March 15, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is a prison! Why won't they let us get on whatever we want. I mean we're in middle school not pre-k. Really what about our needs? My advice, MAKE IMPROVEMENTS or GET LOST!
  • Reviewed by Student on October 10, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is the greates i ever know okey The second becauso the ECI is the number one but it dont matter because I like both schools and I miss my teacher and friends I pasted a very good times in that school and dont matter what others said thakyou SMS.´´´´´´´´´´´´
  • Reviewed by Student on September 25, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school sucks, it is not fair for boys we have to tuck in our shirt.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • ok. for one. the boys should have to tuck in their shirts girls don't wanna see their boxers. but anyways i love swaisnboro middle school we might not have the best food in town but it's a great school.
    the principle may be strict but i love to be with all my friends. And congrats to leigh dominy, xaishia sutton, karina lopez, tierra wilson, bri robinson, lakia mason, and emily smith for making the SHS DANCELINE:)
    our school is awesome. and for the ppl that think it is reflicted that is you. but
    the one below all the comments need to go to school because they spelled reflicted reflected, sweetie start going to school more:)
    I LOVEEE SMS:)
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 24, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its alrit. i use to bee ther until i moved to S.C ITs KARISSA i mis you all
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the best school in Emanuel County. I fis wasn't for all their good techniques I don't know where I would be in this life. Thanks SMS.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 25, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • sms rocks this is my first year but i all ready love i cant wait to spend the next couple of years there
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I LOVE THIS SCHOOL I WOULDNT LEAVE THIS SCHOOL.I MEAN ALL THE TEACHERS HERE ARE GOOD,THEY TECH WELL AND THEY R VERY NICE.I HAVE A GREAT HOME HERE IN SWIANBROR G.A. AND I HAVE GREAT FRIENDS AND FAMILY I LOVE SMS!!!!!!YOU ROCK SMS;)
  • Reviewed by Teacher on February 09, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think its a really good school because their strict but they are very nice.I had to mve from tht school but it was a great place when i was there:*)
  • Reviewed by Student on November 10, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • SMS Is the best school in the softball team they had this year was so good they where better then the team they had in 2007 softball that is the best is the 2008 girls Haley Hayslip, Tuashannon Sherrod, Anna Ellis,Keona Rogers,Kelli Kirby,Whinteny Brewer,Jayln Allen,Alexis Allen,Millie Scott,Kaylee Brown,Sera Strange,Avery Berry,Xashia Sutton,Sam Meadows. They Have The Best Coaches In The World Lindes Sconyers, Kelli Torpy. SMS teachers help the student with there work.SMS TEACHERS ARE THE BEST!!!!!! shannon sherrod (8th)
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 02, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my cuz is in 7th grade and i'm proud of her in 7th grade
  • Reviewed by Student on February 28, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • DIS SCHOOL IS AWFUL!!!!! I COME HERE EVERYDAY AND I HAVE TO TUCK MY SHIRT IN!!!!! ITS AWFUL ESPECIALLY EVERYONE WHO RUNS IT.
  • Reviewed by Student on February 19, 2008
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love this school. i had to move but i would go back to Swainboro if i had the chance. i miss my school and my friends! i love yall!
  • Reviewed by Student on February 16, 2008
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • well this school is...... reflected!
    okay.
    i mean haha for the boys bc they got to tuck in their shirts.
    wow. glad we don't have to.
    lol.
    but yea like some of the teachers are nice and i love to death and i learn alot from them.
    Then there is the fat ones.
    i wouldnt pick if this woman wasnt so mean.
    i mean she will not answer my dang questions!!!
    OMG!
    but other than that its all good!.~~~
  • Reviewed by Student on January 19, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • SMS is a very good school and the best school on tiger trail an I love the teachers, staff members, & all the other people that work at SMS but i would like to say that the drama at the school needs to improve!
  • Reviewed by Student on September 28, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a very good school, and yes it is very diciplined but that's because the teachers care about us, and want us to succeed in everything we do! I LOVE SMS ( Swainsboro Middle School )

    Jade Bishop
    7th grade! =)
  • Reviewed by Student on August 11, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • DIS SCHOOL IS STUPID YOU HAVE 2 TUCK YOUR SHIRT IN I HATE ALL THE PEOPLE WHO RUN DIS SCHOOL
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 13, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is a bad school because my son came home everyday saying a teacher told him that he was stupid and wouldn't become anything.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 17, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the best school in the emanual conty district and if it hadn't been for their discipline and loing-kindness i wouldn' be whee i am today.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Swainsboro Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CRCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

CRCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.4%92.7%91.7%
 
Math Test
201076.4%73.3%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%90.8%91.0%
 
Science Test
201052.4%59.1%70.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201059.1%64.0%64.4%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201089.9%89.8%91.5%
 
Math Test
201078.5%76.7%85.5%
 
Reading Test
201087.7%88.0%89.4%
 
Science Test
201066.2%70.4%79.6%
 
Social Studies Test
201067.1%67.1%71.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201084.3%84.9%92.1%
 
Math Test
201056.6%55.8%74.2%
 
Reading Test
201090.8%91.1%94.7%
 
Science Test
201048.0%50.7%65.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201050.8%52.0%69.7%
 
Source: GA Department of Education 2009-2010

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