Chelsea Middle School

Chelsea Middle School serves 966 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Chelsea Middle School operates within the Shelby County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 966 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 966 students
Chelsea Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Chelsea Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Chelsea Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Chelsea Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Chelsea Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Chelsea Middle School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Chelsea Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
9%
34%
Chelsea Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
87%
57%
Chelsea Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Chelsea Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.56
Chelsea Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
52%
Chelsea Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Chelsea Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Shelby County School District's student population of 22,809 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,051 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,457 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
7
Number of Students Managed 22,809 3,026
Shelby County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $279 MM $30 MM
Shelby County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $262 MM $30 MM
Shelby County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,051 $10,181
Shelby County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,457 $10,301
Shelby County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Chelsea High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chelsea Intermediate School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chelsea Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChelseaChelsea Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-5
    0 miles
    2315 Hwy 39
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7220
    04-5n/a
  • ChelseaChelsea Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 748 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 Hornet Parkway
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7000
    0.9KG-5748
  • ChelseaChelsea High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1090 students
    2.6 miles
    10510 Hwy 11
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7200
    2.69-121090
  • ChelseaChelsea Pk Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 763 students
    2.7 miles
    9000 Chelsea Park Trail
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-6700
    2.7KG-5763
  • BirminghamMt Laurel Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 655 students
    4.7 miles
    1 Jefferson Place
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)682-7230
    4.7KG-5655

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