Grand Bay Middle School

12800 Cunningham Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 769 students in grades 6-8, Grand Bay 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 8% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% 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: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grand Bay Middle School's student population of 769 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Grand Bay Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Grand Bay Middle School is 0.40, 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)
#838 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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8%
24%
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38%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
13%
32%
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White
76%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Grand Bay Middle School's ranking?
Grand Bay Middle School is ranked #838 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Grand Bay Middle School often compared to?
Grand Bay Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Katherine H Hankins Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Grand Bay Middle School?
769 students attend Grand Bay Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Grand Bay Middle School students are White, 13% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Grand Bay Middle School?
Grand Bay Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Grand Bay Middle School offer ?
Grand Bay Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Grand Bay Middle School part of?
Grand Bay Middle School is part of Mobile County School District.

School Reviews

3   10/25/2021
I love this school, it's fun and I love learning here. The teachers are amazing. :)
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Natalyne Davidson

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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