Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 296 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 296 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#760 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
41%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
55%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.530.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoosa County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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