Semmes Middle School

Semmes Middle School serves 1,632 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Semmes Middle School operates within the Mobile County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1632 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 1,632 students
Semmes Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 101 teachers
Semmes Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Semmes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Semmes Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
22%
34%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
76%
57%
Semmes Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Semmes Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.38 0.20
Semmes Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
64%
52%
Semmes 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.
8%
6%
Semmes Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,279 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,522 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
113
7
Number of Students Managed 61,341 2,979
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,279 $9,620
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,522 $10,180
Mobile County School District 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 Mary G Montgomery High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Learning Tree (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Semmes Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SemmesMary G Montgomery High School
    4275 Snow Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-3153
    0.9 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1960 students                      
  • SemmesSemmes Elementary School
    10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1631
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 541 students                      
  • Eight MileMattie T Blount High School
    5450 Lott Rd
    Eight MileAL 36613
    (251)221-3070
    2.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 1018 students                      
  • SemmesAllentown Elementary School
    10330 Howells Ferry Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1000
    2.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 794 students                      
  • Eight MileThe Learning Tree
    Special Education School
    4979 Lott Rd
    Eight MileAL 36613
    (251)649-4420
    Special Education School

    3.6 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      

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