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Sweetwater Middle School (leave a review)
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+1 (770) 923-4131

3500 Cruse Rd

Lawrenceville, Georgia

30044

About Sweetwater Middle School
6th Grade - 8th Grade

Sweetwater Middle School is one of 136 schools in the Gwinnett County district of Georgia.

Sweetwater Middle School is a regular school, specialising in 6th Grade to 8th Grade. Compared to other schools in Georgia, this is a relatively large school since it has an enrolment of 1,460 students.

The number of teachers at Sweetwater Middle School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

At Sweetwater Middle School, the average teaching salary of $58,489 is higher than the Georgia state average of $53,902.

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Local Area
Students by Year Group
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Funding

Funding per pupil

$9,214

Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches

1,198

Reduced price lunches

140

The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupil teacher ratioAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Corley Elementary School1300$9,59714.38$54,7640.54
Bethesda Elementary School1246$9,57314.92$54,8490.59
Minor Elementary School1104$11,14512.7$55,7440.63
Berkmar High School2892$9,32115.95$57,6550.58
J. A. Alford Elementary921$9,73314.5$51,8980.67

Corley Elementary School

Number of pupils1300
Funding per pupil$9,597
Pupil teacher ratio14.38
Average teacher salary$54,764
Diversity index0.54

Bethesda Elementary School

Number of pupils1246
Funding per pupil$9,573
Pupil teacher ratio14.92
Average teacher salary$54,849
Diversity index0.59

Minor Elementary School

Number of pupils1104
Funding per pupil$11,145
Pupil teacher ratio12.7
Average teacher salary$55,744
Diversity index0.63

Berkmar High School

Number of pupils2892
Funding per pupil$9,321
Pupil teacher ratio15.95
Average teacher salary$57,655
Diversity index0.58

J. A. Alford Elementary

Number of pupils921
Funding per pupil$9,733
Pupil teacher ratio14.5
Average teacher salary$51,898
Diversity index0.67
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Nearest Schools
School nameDistance
Corley Elementary School1.13 miles
Bethesda Elementary School1.22 miles
Minor Elementary School1.41 miles
Berkmar High School1.46 miles
J. A. Alford Elementary2.08 miles
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Rankings within Georgia
There are 2335 schools in Georgia.
169thlargest school
152ndhighest number of FTE teachers
1486thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
532ndhighest average teaching salary
785thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
304thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
913rdhighest diversity index
832ndhighest funding per pupil
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Student Ethnicity
EthnicityNumber of students
Black390
White34
Hispanic898
Two or more races31
Asian or Asian Pacific Islander100
American Indian or Aslaskan Native6
Hawaiian Native or Pacific Islander1

Out of 1460 students, with a diversity index of 0.54

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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

6th Grade - 8th Grade: 5.5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.