Henderson Middle School

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2830 Henderson Mill Rd

Atlanta, GA 30341

(678) 874-2902

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,590

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Henderson Middle School

The school is no good, there is way to much bullying. And the teachers don't care about anything other than their paycheck.

Posted by a parent on 11/20/13

Principal is awesome, lots of great teachers and they do an amazing job managing a huge population of middle school kids.

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

A good environment to learn and challenge students. The school exceeded my expectations. I have found the teachers and administrators approachable and willing to go above and beyond for my daughter. I recommend the school to any parent seeking a quality education for their child.

Posted by a parent on 10/11/13

My child had a fabulous year in 7th grade. Yes, the teachers are facing large classes and an increase of ridiculous paperwork, yet they showed they cared about my child and were sensitive to his needs. Teachers and administrators were readily available to meet with me/email me to discuss concerns. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/13

2013 was an awful year at Henderson, teacher moral was very low most likely due to the SACS probation. Out of the 4 core teachers on my child's team, 3 had extended absences - one was out the entire year (Math). Out of my child's team of about 100, over 1/4 failed Math CRCT and the school has refused ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/22/13

This school is terrible. The teachers are overwhelmed and do not care about student performance so long as they are not problematic to the classroom environment. If you want your child to succeed, have them flip a desk over for attention. Otherwise, it is almost easier to give up. I have to visit ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/13

You can put all your heart and soul in this school as a student and become involved as much as you can as a parent. You STILL will encounter teachers who don't care and some who do care. I agree with the other comments about teachers being overwhelmed and overcrowding of the school. I can't believe how ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/12

Sometimes what you put into a school is what you get out of it. My child is a current Henderson student, and he is putting his heart and soul into everything he does there. He is having an incredible experience, and I applaud the teachers who inspire him. You know who you are- THANK YOU!

Posted by a parent on 04/19/12

I agree with most of the postings here. The school has a lot of bullying going on. Certain teachers do not respond on important matters, or they are very hard to reach. The office staff (principal, counselor) do not seem to care about your child's safety. The teachers seem to be very overwhelmed, so ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/18/12

bad school do not like it too much bullying do not like this school it is a poor school in atlanta

Posted by a parent on 11/12/11

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Test scores
Test scores for Henderson Middle School

CRCT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Henderson Middle School
Dekalb County School District
* In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Atlanta schools — Henderson Middle School is located at 2830 Henderson Mill Rd, Atlanta GA 30341. 2830 Henderson Mill Rd is in the 30341 ZIP code in Atlanta, GA The school district for Henderson Middle School is the Dekalb County School District. Henderson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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