Goodwyn Middle School

209 Perry Hill Rd
Montgomery, AL 36109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Goodwyn Middle School serves 984 students in grades 6-8.
Goodwyn 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 984 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 30:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤1% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Goodwyn Middle School's student population of 984 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
984 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Goodwyn Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Goodwyn Middle School is 0.29, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1247 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
30:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
84%
32%
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White
5%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Goodwyn Middle School's ranking?
Goodwyn Middle School is ranked #1247 out of 1,276 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?
≤1% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 16% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Goodwyn Middle School?
984 students attend Goodwyn Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Goodwyn Middle School students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Goodwyn Middle School?
Goodwyn Middle School has a student ration of 30:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Goodwyn Middle School offer ?
Goodwyn Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Goodwyn Middle School part of?
Goodwyn Middle School is part of Montgomery County School District.

School Reviews

5   12/15/2021
I thank it is a good school for now.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Nataviosu Turner

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 984 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 30:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤1% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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