Sparkman Middle School

2697 Carters Gin Rd

Toney, AL 35773

Tel: (256)852-0112
Grades 6-8
808 students
Sparkman Middle School serves 808 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Sparkman Middle School operates within the Madison County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 808 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 808 students
Sparkman Middle School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Sparkman Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Sparkman Middle School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Sparkman Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 16:1
Sparkman Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
American Indian
5%
1%
Sparkman Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Sparkman Middle School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Sparkman Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
34%
34%
Sparkman Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
54%
57%
Sparkman Middle School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Sparkman Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sparkman 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.
0.59 0.32
Sparkman Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
40%
52%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
14%
6%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,681 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,122 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,741 3,026
Madison County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $203 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,681 $10,181
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,122 $10,301
Madison 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 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 Sparkman Ninth Grade School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HarvestSparkman Ninth Grade School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 9 | 695 students2680 Jeff Rd
    HarvestAL 35749
    (256)382-2030
    1.89695
  • HarvestSparkman High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2.3 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 1755 students2616 Jeff Rd
    HarvestAL 35749
    (256)837-0331
    2.310-121755
  • HarvestHarvest School
    2.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 700 students8845 Wall Triana Hwy
    HarvestAL 35749
    (256)837-0379
    2.5KG-5700
  • ToneyMadison Cross Roads Elementary School
    3.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1004 students11548 Pulaski Pk
    ToneyAL 35773
    (256)828-4578
    3.8PK-51004
  • HuntsvilleMonrovia Middle School
    5.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1086 students1216 Jeff Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35806
    (256)430-4499
    5.16-81086

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