Alexander City Middle School

  • Alexander City Middle School serves 444 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Alexander City Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alexander City Middle School's student population of 444 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander City Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alexander City Middle School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank
34%
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
36%
33%
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White
54%
56%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander City Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.580.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander City Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlexander City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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