Curry Middle School

  • Curry Middle School serves 346 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 39% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Curry 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Curry Middle School's student population of 346 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Curry Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Curry Middle School is 0.04, 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 School Rank (16-17)#530 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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White
98%
55%
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Diversity Score0.040.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalker County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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