Carr Middle School

1610 Ray Thorington Road
Montgomery, AL 36117
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Carr Middle School serves 749 students in grades 6-8.
Carr 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Carr Middle School's student population of 749 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Carr Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Carr Middle School is 0.39, 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
#907 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
77%
33%
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White
8%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carr Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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 and middle school to Carr Middle School is Pike Road Historic School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blount Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montgomery Blount Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 425 students
    0.1 miles
    1650 Ray Thorington Road
    Montgomery, AL 36117
    (334) 244-0078
    0.1 K-5 425
  • Montgomery Wilson Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    0.9 miles
    8900 Park Crossing
    Montgomery, AL 36117
    (334) 272-8819
    0.9 PK-5 463
  • Pike Road Pike Road Historic School Math: 47% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-10 | 481 students
    2.2 miles
    4710 Pike Road
    Pike Road, AL 36064
    (334) 420-5360
    2.2 7-10 481
  • Pike Road Pike Road High School
    Grades: 8-12
    2.3 miles
    Na
    Pike Road, AL 36064
    (334) 420-5310
    2.3 8-12 n/a
  • Pike Road Georgia Washington Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 508 students
    3.5 miles
    696 Georgia Washington Rd
    Pike Road, AL 36064
    (334) 215-8290
    3.5 6-8 508

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