Sparkman Middle School

2697 Carters Gin Rd,

Toney, AL, 35773-

Tel: (256)852-0112
Grades: 6-9

832 students

Sparkman Middle School serves 832 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Sparkman Middle School operates within the Madison County School District.

Overview

The student population of 832 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 832 students
Sparkman Middle School Total Students (2000-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Sparkman Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade Sparkman Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 18:1 15:1
Sparkman Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
5%
1%
Sparkman Middle School American Indian (2000-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Sparkman Middle School Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Sparkman Middle School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
33%
35%
Sparkman Middle School Black (2000-2012)
White
56%
58%
Sparkman Middle School White (2000-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sparkman Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sparkman 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.
0.58 0.55
Sparkman Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
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.
39%
51%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,137 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,137 2,928
Madison County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $169 MM $29 MM
Madison County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $191 MM $31 MM
Madison County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,671 $9,620
Madison County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,782 $10,180
Madison 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 Sparkman Ninth Grade School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sparkman Ninth Grade School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvest School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Harvest Sparkman Ninth Grade School
    2680 Jeff Rd
    Harvest , AL , 35749
    (256)382-2030
    1.8  mi  |  679  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Harvest Sparkman High School
    2616 Jeff Rd
    Harvest , AL , 35749
    (256)837-0331
    2.3  mi  |  1831  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Harvest Harvest School
    8845 Wall Triana Hwy
    Harvest , AL , 35749
    (256)837-0379
    2.5  mi  |  695  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Toney Madison Cross Roads Elementary School
    11548 Pulaski Pk
    Toney , AL , 35773
    (256)828-4578
    3.8  mi  |  1012  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Huntsville Monrovia Middle School
    1216 Jeff Rd
    Huntsville , AL , 35806
    (256)430-4499
    5.1  mi  |  1092  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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