Duran South Middle School

Tel: (205)884-7957
Grades: 7
331 students
Duran South Middle School serves 331 students in grades 7.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Duran South Middle School operates within the Pell City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 331 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 7
Total Students 331 students
Duran South Middle School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Duran South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Duran South Middle School Total Teachers (2004-2014)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 16:1
Duran South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Duran South Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
13%
34%
Duran South Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
85%
57%
Duran South Middle School White Students (2004-2014)
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.
0.26 0.32
Duran South Middle School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
46%
52%
Duran South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
11%
6%
Duran South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Pell City School District's student population of 4,130 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,408 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,258 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Pell City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,130 3,026
Pell City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $30 MM
Pell City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $35 MM $30 MM
Pell City School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,408 $10,181
Pell City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,258 $10,301
Pell City 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 Duran Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Duran Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Duran Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pell CityDuran Junior High School
    Grades: 8 | 301 students
    0.7 miles
    309 Williamson Dr
    Pell CityAL 35125
    (205)338-2825
    0.78301
  • Pell CityPell City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1187 students
    0.7 miles
    1300 Cogswell Ave
    Pell CityAL 35125
    (205)338-2250
    0.79-121187
  • Pell CityRise AcademySpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 55 students
    0.7 miles
    1300 Cogswell Ave
    Pell CityAL 35125
    (205)338-3700
    0.7PK-1255
  • Pell CityWalter M Kennedy School
    Grades: KG-4 | 470 students
    1.2 miles
    250 Otis Perry Dr
    Pell CityAL 35128
    (205)338-7896
    1.2KG-4470
  • Pell CityIola Roberts Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 463 students
    1.3 miles
    810 Martin St North
    Pell CityAL 35125
    (205)338-7312
    1.3KG-4463

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