Moorer Middle School

  • Moorer Middle School serves 1,017 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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Moorer Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Moorer Middle School's student population of 1,017 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,017 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Moorer Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Moorer Middle School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#693 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:118:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
40%
33%
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White
53%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moorer Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.560.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moorer Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEufaula City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Moorer Middle School is Hope Academy (1.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Hope Academy (1.2 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (1.2 miles away)
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School Reviews

  3.67 out of 5  (3 reviews)
4  
I like this school the teachers don''t give too much homework but enough to retain the knowledge of your study and they give you much more freedom than in elementary school.
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5  
Amms is a good school because there are teachers there that care and are trying to teach. The administration needs an attitutde adjustment. The principal needs to attend anger management classes for herself. She is is so bitter about something that she takes it out on her staff. The teachers are a wonderful group of people that love the students and are working overtime to keep everything together to satisfy a mean as a snake principal. Please, for the sake of the students and the teachers, please remove Barbara Lee. She needs to be working as a prison guard, not a principal.
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2  
Do not I repeat not send your child to this school!!!!! I'm going there right now, hate it sooo much!!!!! The staff does not treat you with any respect the kids are rude. There have been fights lately with knifes and just other fights where kids have been knocked lost teeth or hair or have broken bones!!!! The lunch is terrible you can get probably one or two things without paying extra because they charge so much!!!!! Mrs. Barbara Lee and Mr. Brooks do NOT know how to run a school. In music art and technology you learn the same stuff if you have that class the next year and you do not learn something harder each year. And in career technology art music and computers you sit there the whole class and have talk time the teachers call it. In P.E. you SIT there the whole time on the bleachers ad you can move around and eat an talk and you don't ever dress put I'm not kiddig NO joke!!!! Four times in P.E. they've sold us candy soda and junk food!!!! Well do not send your child there I hate it so much I'm NOT kidding!!! P.S. Almost all of those kids chew gum walk around the halls with nothing in their hands no binder pencilpaper or anything and they have their cellphone in their pocket just ready to text away and they all make por poor grades andthey dos anything so it's really just all zeros!!!! It's a wonder the shool makes kind of good grades!!!!! Don't send your child here or go here unless you want your kids to hate you the resf of your life!!!! Most kids are leaving the school.... once again I am soooo NOT kidding!!!!!! DON'T !!!!!!
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