Fairhope Middle School

  • Fairhope Middle School serves 871 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fairhope Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Fairhope Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Fairhope Middle School's student population of 871 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students871 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairhope Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairhope Middle School is 0.32, 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)#81 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
9%
33%
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White
82%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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