Mary G Montgomery High School

4275 Snow Rd
Semmes, AL 36575
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary G Montgomery High School serves 2,000 students in grades 9-12.
Mary G Montgomery High 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 42% (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 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) 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 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mary G Montgomery High School's student population of 2,000 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,000 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary G Montgomery High 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 Mary G Montgomery High School is 0.42, 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
#747 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
74%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.420.59
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Graduation Rate
88%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary G Montgomery High School is Mattie T Blount High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Semmes Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Semmes Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Semmes Semmes Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
    0.4 miles
    10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd S
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-1630
    0.4 PK-5 557
  • Semmes Semmes Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,441 student
    0.9 miles
    4566 Ed George Road
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-2344
    0.9 6-8 1,441
  • Eight Mile Mattie T Blount High School Math: 22% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 952 students
    2.2 miles
    5450 Lott Road
    Eight Mile, AL 36613
    (251) 221-3070
    2.2 9-12 952
  • Semmes Allentown Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    2.7 miles
    10330 Howells Ferry Rd
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-1000
    2.7 PK-5 832
  • Mobile Elsie Collier Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 719 students
    5.5 miles
    601 Snow Road North
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 221-1120
    5.5 PK-5 719

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