Dodgen Middle School
Best Middle School in Georgia#5
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||6th grade to 9th grade|
|School District||Cobb County|
|Location||1725 Bill Murdock Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
Dodgen Middle School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Georgia middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 5th in the best public middle schools in Georgia.
The Dodgen Middle School student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||2.8%||34|
vs. other Georgia middle schoolsUpper 0.8%
4.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Georgia middle school median of 59.7%. By this measure, Dodgen Middle School students are largely wealthy and rank 3rd in Georgia for middle school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Georgia5th
Rating10 out of 10
Students at Dodgen Middle School scored an average 82% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Georgia Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.8% of Georgia middle schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||95% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||60% to 64%*||60% to 64%*|
|Hispanic||75% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||80% to 89%*||70% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||45% to 49%*||35% to 39%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||40% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||10%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||6%|
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Dodgen Middle School
1725 Bill Murdock Rd