6314 Mary Harmon Bryant Drive
Cottondale, AL 35453
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Eastwood Middle School serves 807 students in grades 6-8.
Eastwood 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Eastwood Middle School's student population of 807 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
807 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Eastwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Eastwood Middle School is 0.24, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1020 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eastwood Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
87%
33%
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White
6%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.24
This chart display the diversity score of Eastwood Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Eastwood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eastwood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 807 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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