Bridgeport Middle School

620 Jacobs Avenue
Bridgeport, AL 35740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 (1 review)
Bridgeport Middle School serves 124 students in grades 5-8.
Bridgeport 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bridgeport Middle School's student population of 124 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Rankings

Bridgeport Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Bridgeport Middle School is 0.41, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#513 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
10%
33%
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White
76%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bridgeport Middle School is Richard Hardy Memorial School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bridgeport Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport Bridgeport Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 236 students
    0.4 miles
    1014 Jacobs Ave
    Bridgeport, AL 35740
    (256) 495-3147
    0.4 PK-4 236
  • South Pittsburg Richard Hardy Memorial School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 272 students
    3.6 miles
    1620 Hamilton Avenue
    South Pittsburg, TN 37380
    (423) 837-7282
    3.6 PK-12 272
  • Stevenson North Jackson High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    4.2 miles
    45549 Al Highway 277
    Stevenson, AL 35772
    (256) 437-2136
    4.2 9-12 473
  • South Pittsburg South Pittsburg High School Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 408 students
    4.2 miles
    717 Elm Ave
    South Pittsburg, TN 37380
    (423) 837-7561
    4.2 7-12 408
  • Bryant Bryant School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 145 students
    4.6 miles
    6645 Al Highway 73
    Bryant, AL 35958
    (256) 597-2203
    4.6 K-8 145

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