Etowah Middle School

429 South 4th St

Attalla, AL 35954-2699

Grades: 6-9

452 students

Etowah Middle School serves 452 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Etowah Middle School operates within the Attalla City School District.

Overview

The student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 452 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 12:1 15:1
Hispanic
5%
5%
Black
16%
34%
White
79%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 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%
52%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,776 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,225 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,164 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Attalla City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 1,776 2,979
District Total Revenue $15 MM $29 MM
District Spending $16 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,225 $9,620
District Spending / Student $10,164 $10,180
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 Grades Students
  • AttallaStowers Hill Intermediate School
    404 9th Ave West
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9261
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 565 students                      
  • AttallaCareer Technical Center
    Vocational School
    105 Burke Ave Se
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-3312
    Vocational School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 8-12 | n/a students                      
  • AttallaEtowah Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    106 Burke Aves.e.
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8431
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 4-12 | n/a students                      
  • AttallaEtowah High School
    201 Case Ave
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8381
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 759 students                      
  • GadsdenWalnut Pk Elementary School
    3200 Walnut St
    GadsdenAL 35904
    (256)546-4665
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 302 students                      

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