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Middle Ridge Elementary School

11649 South Covington By-Pass Road
Covington, Georgia 30014

Ms. Rhonda Battle, Principal
De'Wanda Chester, Assistant Principal

Phone (770) 385-6463/Fax (770) 385-6466 

Middle Ridge Web Site

Grades Served: PreK-5 (SACS Accredited)
Mascot: Mustang
School Colors: Hunter Green and Maroon
Original building built in 1997
Classroom Additions: 0


2013 National Blue Ribbon School
2014-2015 Snapping Shoals EMC Grant
2014-2015 Newton Education Foundation Grant
2014-2015 Lowe's Grant for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Atlanta Community Foodbank Grant for Classroom Supplies
2014-2016 Professional Association of Georgia Educators Principal & Teacher Leadership Network Participants
General Mills Grant Recipient 2007
2004 Newton County Teacher of the Year
Reading First Grant
School Improvement Grant
District Media Festival Winners

Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program
5th Grade Chorus
Art Club
MRTV News Team
Reading Bowl Team
Safety Patrol
Recycling Team
Jr. BETA Club
Drama-Mustang Players
STEM-Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics Hoop House
Running Club

Directions (From Atlanta) Travel east on I-20 to exit 88 (Almon Road/Porterdale). Turn right onto Crowell Road and continue straight through two four-way stops. Crowell Road becomes South Covington By-Pass Road. After crossing the Yellow River Bridge, the school is on the right (approx. six miles from exit 88).