Clarkshaw Magnet School serves 680 students in grades 5-8.
Clarkshaw Magnet School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
- School Type: Magnet School
- Grades: 5-8
- Enrollment: 680 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
- Minority Enrollment: 70%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 20% in AL
- Math Proficiency: 32% (Top 20%)
- Reading Proficiency: 77% (Top 5%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education
Clarkshaw Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Clarkshaw Magnet School's student population of 680 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Clarkshaw Magnet School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Clarkshaw Magnet School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#134 out of 1276 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Clarkshaw Magnet School's ranking?
Clarkshaw Magnet School is ranked #134 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Clarkshaw Magnet School often compared to?
Clarkshaw Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Phillips Preparatory Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Clarkshaw Magnet School?
680 students attend Clarkshaw Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Clarkshaw Magnet School students are Black, 30% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clarkshaw Magnet School?
Clarkshaw Magnet School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Clarkshaw Magnet School offer ?
Clarkshaw Magnet School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Clarkshaw Magnet School part of?
Clarkshaw Magnet School is part of Mobile County School District.
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