Chelsea Middle School

Chelsea Middle School serves 907 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Chelsea Middle School operates within the Shelby County School District.

Overview

The student population of 907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 907 students
Chelsea Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Chelsea Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Chelsea Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Chelsea Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Chelsea Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Chelsea Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
10%
35%
Chelsea Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
85%
58%
Chelsea Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chelsea Middle School Sch Ethnicity Chelsea Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.55
Chelsea Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
12%
51%
Chelsea Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Chelsea Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,304 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
7
Number of Students Managed 28,304 2,928
Shelby County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $29 MM
Shelby County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $265 MM $31 MM
Shelby County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,903 $9,620
Shelby County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,734 $10,180
Shelby County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Chelsea Chelsea Intermediate School
    2315 Hwy 39
    Chelsea , AL , 35043
    (205)682-7220
    0  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Chelsea Chelsea Elementary School
    1000 Hornet Parkway
    Chelsea , AL , 35043
    (205)682-7000
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Chelsea Chelsea High School
    10510 Hwy 11
    Chelsea , AL , 35043
    (205)682-7200
    2.6  mi  |  1013  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Chelsea Chelsea Pk Elementary School
    9000 Chelsea Park Trail
    Chelsea , AL , 35043
    (205)682-6700
    2.7  mi  |  804  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Birmingham Mt Laurel Elementary School
    1 Jefferson Place
    Birmingham , AL , 35242
    (205)682-7230
    4.7  mi  |  640  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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Did You Know?
Shelby County, AL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.42, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.55. The most diverse school district in Shelby County is Tenaha Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.