Litchfield Middle School

1109 Hoke St
Gadsden, AL 35903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Litchfield Middle School serves 201 students in grades 6-8.
Litchfield 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Litchfield Middle School's student population of 201 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Litchfield Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Litchfield Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1067 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
66%
33%
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White
14%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Litchfield Middle School is C I T Y Program (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gadsden Adams Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    0.2 miles
    919 Raley St
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-4952
    0.2 PK-5 418
  • Gadsden Donehoo Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    1.0 miles
    1109 E Broad St
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 546-3604
    1 PK-5 269
  • Gadsden C I T Y Program Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.4 miles
    435 E Chestnut
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 543-2489
    1.4 6-12 n/a
  • Gadsden Thompson Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    2.5 miles
    236 Goldenrod Ave
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 546-7011
    2.5 PK-5 228
  • Gadsden W E Striplin Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
    2.5 miles
    600 Cleveland Ave
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 546-8616
    2.5 PK-5 426

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