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Barber Middle School Overview

4222 Cantrell Road Northwest, Acworth, GA 30101 , Tel: +1 (770) 975-6764 Cobb County School District
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    Type: Public Middle School
    Grades: 6-8
  • 959


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Barber Middle School Ratings & Reviews

February 18, 2018 Submitted by a parent
The main reason am giving this school an average grade is the curriculum. If your child is not into the performing arts he/she is doomed. My son had 2 classes of PE! and yet was lagging behind in math. In 7th grade I practically begged for extra help, summer school, anything to help him improve in math. Nobody came to our rescue. His 8th grade math teacher didn't even want to deal with him from day one! Literally! Now that he is in 8th grade that's when they are scrambling to take him to a remedial class. And he is not alone. Most of his friends are in the same situation. The principal is effective and most of the teachers are great. But they really need to do something about the curriculum...and fast.
August 23, 2017 Submitted by a parent
Would like to see test scores improve. More programs need to be added desperately. Some kids have physical education for two class periods due to the limited space and only a few elective classes being offered. Needs better books and updated Technology in the classrooms. The teacher are amazing and caring. Administration handles issues swiftly and accordingly. My daughter loves the school, but academically it needs improvement.
August 19, 2016 Submitted by a community member
This is a title-1 school in Cobb county so it's course offerings, schedule and often course load are dictated by the county. That being said, my son has been there for 2 years and we have been really pleased. All of the teachers seem to care and want the kids involved, the music, dance, fine arts program is extensive and their communication via technology is very helpful (each teacher has a blog and they update it every day - not just a forgotten page in cyberspace). They all focus on helping the kids learn organization and multi-tasking. Very pleased. I saw a poster complain that there weren't organized sports held at the school specifically and that is because in the state of GA middle school programs are run via the high schools. The city of Acworth also has a huge extensive football and basketball rec-league program that plays in the Barber middle school gym.
June 24, 2016 Submitted by a community member
this is the worst school ever. My son went there for the 6th and 7th and 8th grade. the worst thing was a teacher named Coach Richardson. Instead of teaching all he would do is talk about thugs and how students won't be able to be succeed in the real world. But, there was one good thing. This one teacher named Laurie Caroll. She was so helpful to my child. She would care about the students and try her hardest to make them succeed.
May 08, 2016 Submitted by a community member
This is a great school in a wonderful and safe community. There is a large involvement from the community, parents and teachers!
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Average Rent in Acworth, GA

  • Acworth, GA Average Rental Price, January 2020 $1,121 /mo

Acworth, GA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,00025%
  • $1,001-$1,50074%
  • $1,501-$2,0001%

Acworth, GA Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School30%
  • Some College29%
  • Associate Degree7%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree9%

Apartments and homes for rent near Barber Middle School

Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Barber Middle School, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Barber Middle School, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 223 apartments for rent available in this part of Acworth. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Barber Middle School is currently at Laurel Glen, renting for $800 per month, but if $3,853 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at Colonial Grand at Shiloh. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

Things you should know about Barber Middle School

Before you start packing, make sure Barber Middle School is really the best option for your child. To recap, Barber Middle School is a well-known public 6-8 school in Acworth. It is located at 4222 Cantrell Road Northwest, Acworth, GA 30101 and it is the second home of 959 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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