Hartselle Junior High School

  • Hartselle Junior High School serves 489 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hartselle Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Hartselle Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Hartselle Junior High School's student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hartselle Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hartselle Junior High School is 0.21, 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 Testing Rank#177 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
89%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartselle City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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