Etowah Middle School

Etowah Middle School serves 443 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Etowah Middle School operates within the Attalla City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 443 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 443 students
Etowah Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Etowah Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Etowah Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Etowah Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more 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 20:1 16:1
Etowah Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Etowah Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
18%
34%
Etowah Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
76%
57%
Etowah Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.39 0.32
Etowah Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
64%
52%
Etowah Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Etowah Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Attalla City School District's student population of 1,747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,444 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,001 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Attalla City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 1,747 3,026
Attalla City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $30 MM
Attalla City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $18 MM $30 MM
Attalla City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,444 $10,181
Attalla City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,001 $10,301
Attalla City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Career Technical Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Etowah Co Alternative School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stowers Hill Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AttallaStowers Hill Intermediate School
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.4 miles
    300 Cullman Ave
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9261
    0.4PK-5536
  • AttallaCareer Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.5 miles
    105 Burke Ave Se
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-3312
    1.59-12n/a
  • AttallaEtowah Co Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 4-12
    1.5 miles
    106 Burke Ave S.e.
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8431
    1.54-12n/a
  • AttallaEtowah High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
    1.6 miles
    201 Case Ave
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8381
    1.69-12768
  • AttallaIvalee Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 249 students
    2.5 miles
    840 Gallant Rd
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9781
    2.5KG-6249

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