359 State St
Alexander City, AL 35010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Alexander City Middle School serves 440 students in grades 7-8.
Alexander City Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Alexander City Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Alexander City Middle School's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Alexander City Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Alexander City Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#655 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
39%
33%
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White
54%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 440 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20%)

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