Mattie T Blount High School

Mattie T Blount High School serves 952 students in grades 9-12.
Mattie T Blount 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (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 13% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Mattie T Blount High School's student population of 952 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students952 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mattie T Blount High School
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Rankings

Mattie T Blount High 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 Mattie T Blount High School is 0.06, 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
#1226 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
97%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.59
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Graduation Rate
90%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mattie T Blount High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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 Mattie T Blount High School is Mary G Montgomery High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Semmes Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Semmes Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Semmes Mary G Montgomery High School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,000 students
    2.2 miles
    4275 Snow Rd
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-3153
    2.2 9-12 2,000
  • Semmes Semmes Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
    2.2 miles
    10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd S
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-1630
    2.2 PK-5 557
  • Semmes Semmes Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,441 student
    2.8 miles
    4566 Ed George Road
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-2344
    2.8 6-8 1,441
  • Wilmer J E Turner Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 546 students
    4.5 miles
    8361 Lott Road
    Wilmer, AL 36587
    (251) 221-1285
    4.5 PK-5 546
  • Semmes Allentown Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    4.6 miles
    10330 Howells Ferry Rd
    Semmes, AL 36575
    (251) 221-1000
    4.6 PK-5 832

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