Duran South Middle School

Tel: (205)884-7957
  • Duran South Middle School serves 310 students in grades 7.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Duran South Middle School operates within the Pell City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 7
Total Students 310 students
Duran South Middle School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Duran South Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Duran South Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 18:1
Duran South Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Duran South Middle School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Duran South Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
14%
33%
Duran South Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
82%
56%
Duran South Middle School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Duran South Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Duran South Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Duran South Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.32
Duran South Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
47%
Duran South Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Duran South Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pell City School District's student population of 4,067 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,114 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,825 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Pell City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 4,067 2,879
Pell City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $28 MM
Pell City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $29 MM
Pell City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,114 $9,721
Pell City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,825 $10,229
Pell City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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