Capitol Heights Middle School

116 Federal Dr
Montgomery, AL 36107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Capitol Heights Middle School serves 607 students in grades 6-8.
Capitol Heights Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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

School Overview

Capitol Heights Middle School's student population of 607 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Capitol Heights 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 Capitol Heights Middle School is 0.34, 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
#1228 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
15%
8%
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Black
80%
33%
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White
5%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.340.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Capitol Heights Middle School is Lee High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Childrens Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morningview Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montgomery Lee High School Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,528 student
    0.3 miles
    225 Ann St
    Montgomery, AL 36107
    (334) 269-3742
    0.3 9-12 1,528
  • Montgomery Morningview Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 562 students
    0.6 miles
    2849 Pelzer Ave
    Montgomery, AL 36109
    (334) 260-1028
    0.6 K-5 562
  • Montgomery Childrens Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 92 students
    0.7 miles
    310 N Madison Terrace
    Montgomery, AL 36107
    (334) 262-4850
    0.7 PK-12 92
  • Montgomery Highland Avenue Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 438 students
    0.9 miles
    2024 Highland Avenue
    Montgomery, AL 36107
    (334) 269-3690
    0.9 K-5 438
  • Montgomery Highland Gardens Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    1.2 miles
    2801 Willena Ave
    Montgomery, AL 36107
    (334) 269-3685
    1.2 PK-5 455

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