Columbiana Middle School

222 Joinertown Road
Columbiana, AL 35051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 453 students in grades 6-8, Columbiana Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : Top 50% in AL
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Columbiana Middle School's student population of 453 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
453 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Columbiana Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Columbiana Middle School is 0.44, 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.
This School
State Level (AL)
#584 out of 1285 schools
(Top 50%)
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17%
29%
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52%
47%
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35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
15%
32%
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White
73%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Columbiana Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Columbiana Middle School's ranking?
Columbiana Middle School is ranked #584 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Columbiana Middle School?
453 students attend Columbiana Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Columbiana Middle School students are White, 15% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Columbiana Middle School?
Columbiana Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Columbiana Middle School offer ?
Columbiana Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Columbiana Middle School part of?
Columbiana Middle School is part of Shelby County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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