Curry Middle School

115 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Curry Middle School serves 341 students in grades 5-8.
Curry 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Curry Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Curry Middle School's student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Curry Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Curry Middle School is 0.10, 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
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#713 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
1%
32%
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White
95%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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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 Curry Middle School's ranking?
Curry Middle School is ranked #713 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Curry Middle School?
341 students attend Curry Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Curry Middle School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Curry Middle School?
Curry Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Curry Middle School offer ?
Curry Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Curry Middle School part of?
Curry Middle School is part of Walker County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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