Semmes Middle School

Semmes Middle School serves 1,591 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 1591 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,591 students
Semmes Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Semmes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Semmes Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Semmes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 16:1
Semmes Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
20%
34%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
78%
57%
Semmes Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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 0.56
Semmes Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
Semmes Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Semmes Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mobile County School District's student population of 58,435 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,433 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
7
Number of Students Managed 58,435 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM n/a
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $582 MM n/a
Mobile County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 n/a
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,265 n/a
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    Grades: 9-12 | 2093 students
    0.9 miles
    4275 Snow Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-3153
    0.99-122093
  • SemmesSemmes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    1.2 miles
    10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1631
    1.2PK-5571
  • Eight MileMattie T Blount High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 984 students
    2.8 miles
    5450 Lott Rd
    Eight MileAL 36613
    (251)221-3070
    2.89-12984
  • SemmesAllentown Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 819 students
    2.9 miles
    10330 Howells Ferry Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1000
    2.9KG-5819
  • Eight MileThe Learning TreeSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12
    3.6 miles
    4979 Lott Rd
    Eight MileAL 36613
    (251)649-4420
    3.6KG-12n/a

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