Andalusia Junior High School

408 4th Avenue
Andalusia, AL 36420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Andalusia Junior High School serves 267 students in grades 7-8.
Andalusia Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 267 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Andalusia Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Andalusia Junior High School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
267 students
This chart display total students of Andalusia Junior High School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Andalusia Junior High School
Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Andalusia Junior High School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Andalusia Junior High School by grade.

School Rankings

Andalusia Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Andalusia Junior High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#398 out of 1276 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Andalusia Junior High School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
24%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Andalusia Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
37%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Andalusia Junior High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Andalusia Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Andalusia Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Andalusia Junior High School's ranking?
Andalusia Junior High School is ranked #398 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Andalusia Junior High School?
267 students attend Andalusia Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Andalusia Junior High School students are White, 37% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Andalusia Junior High School?
Andalusia Junior High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Andalusia Junior High School offer ?
Andalusia Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Andalusia Junior High School part of?
Andalusia Junior High School is part of Andalusia City School District.

School Reviews

Review Andalusia Junior High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Spitting Rhymes for Flashy Grades: The Link Between Hip Hop Curriculum and Improved Learning
Spitting Rhymes for Flashy Grades: The Link Between Hip Hop Curriculum and Improved Learning
Can rap lyrics and hip hop beats help students learn more? Studies and some public schools say yes!
When Field Trips Turn Deadly: Who is Responsible?
When Field Trips Turn Deadly: Who is Responsible?
Recent deaths during field trips have parents and school officials questioning the safety of these excursions. Learn about these tragedies and what parameters should be in place to ensure a safe field trip.
D.C. Schools: Controversial Growth of Charter Schools
D.C. Schools: Controversial Growth of Charter Schools
Charter schools are growing in DC, and we analyze the response to recent numbers that show the student population in D.C. charter schools has outpaced the numbers for traditional public schools throughout the district.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 267 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links