Etowah Middle School

429 South 4th St

Attalla, AL 35954-2699

Tel: (256)538-3236
Grades: 6-9

495 students

Etowah Middle School serves 495 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Etowah Middle School operates within the Attalla City School District.

Overview

The student population of 495 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 495 students
Etowah Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade Etowah Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Hispanic
7%
5%
Black
14%
35%
White
77%
58%
All Ethnic Groups Etowah Middle School Sch Ethnicity Etowah 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.
0.39 0.31
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.
61%
51%
Etowah Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
13%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,758 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Attalla City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 1,758 3,032
District Total Revenue $15 MM $29 MM
Attalla City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $31 MM
Attalla City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,225 $9,620
Attalla City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,164 $10,180
Attalla City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Career Technical Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Etowah Co Alternative School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stowers Hill Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AttallaStowers Hill Intermediate School
    404 9th Ave West
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9261
    0.4 mi | 536 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AttallaCareer Technical Center
    Vocational School
    105 Burke Ave Se
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-3312
    Vocational School

    1.5 mi | 16 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • AttllaEtowah Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    106 Burke Aves.e.
    AttllaAL 35954
    (256)538-8431
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • AttallaEtowah High School
    201 Case Ave
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8381
    1.6 mi | 727 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • GadsdenWalnut Pk Elementary School
    3200 Walnut St
    GadsdenAL 35904
    (256)546-4665
    2.5 mi | 328 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Etowah 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 0.27, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Etowah County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.