3121 Appalachian Hwy
Gadsden, AL 35903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hokes Bluff Middle School serves 299 students in grades 6-8.
Hokes Bluff 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower 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 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hokes Bluff Middle School's student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Hokes Bluff Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hokes Bluff Middle School is 0.08, 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
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#869 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
96%
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
0.08
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
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: 6-8
  • Students: 299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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