Centre Middle School

1920 East Main Street
Centre, AL 35960
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Centre Middle School serves 482 students in grades 5-8.
Centre Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Centre Middle School's student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Centre Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Centre Middle School is 0.27, 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
#613 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
85%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.270.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee 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 Centre Middle School is Cherokee County Career Technology Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centre Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centre Centre Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 635 students
    0.3 miles
    725 E Main St
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-3302
    0.3 PK-4 635
  • Centre Cherokee County Career Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.7 miles
    600 Bay Springs Rd
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-5351
    0.7 7-12 n/a
  • Centre Cherokee County High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 470 students
    1.4 miles
    910 Warrior Dr
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-3625
    1.4 9-12 470
  • Cedar Bluff Cedar Bluff High School Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 602 students
    6.3 miles
    3655 Old Highway 9
    Cedar Bluff, AL 35959
    (256) 779-6211
    6.3 PK-12 602
  • Leesburg Sand Rock High School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 823 students
    8.0 miles
    1950 Sand Rock Avenue
    Leesburg, AL 35983
    (256) 523-4050
    8 PK-12 823

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