Etowah Middle School

316 Jones Street
Attalla, AL 35954
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 379 students in grades 6-8, Etowah Middle School ranks in the bottom 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 11% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% 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: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Etowah Middle School's student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Etowah Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Etowah Middle School is 0.48, 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)
#813 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11%
29%
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43%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
16%
32%
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White
70%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Etowah Middle School's ranking?
Etowah Middle School is ranked #813 out of 1,285 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?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Etowah Middle School?
379 students attend Etowah Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Etowah Middle School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Etowah Middle School?
Etowah Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Etowah Middle School offer ?
Etowah Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Etowah Middle School part of?
Etowah Middle School is part of Attalla City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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