809 Lonesome Bend Rd
Gadsden, AL 35905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Glencoe Middle School serves 317 students in grades 5-8.
Glencoe Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Glencoe Middle School's student population of 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Glencoe Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Glencoe Middle School is 0.04, 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
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#395 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
n/a
33%
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White
98%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 317 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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