Mt Gap Middle School

  • Mt Gap Middle School serves 738 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Mt Gap Middle School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 738 students has grown by 107% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 738 students
Mt Gap Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mt Gap Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Mt Gap Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Mt Gap Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Mt Gap Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Mt Gap Middle School American Indian Students (1992-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Mt Gap Middle School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Mt Gap Middle School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
10%
33%
Mt Gap Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
79%
56%
Mt Gap Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mt Gap Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Mt Gap Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mt Gap Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.58
Mt Gap Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
47%
Mt Gap Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Mt Gap Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Huntsville City School District's student population of 23,199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,413 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,863 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Huntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
6
Number of Students Managed 23,199 2,879
Huntsville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $270 MM $28 MM
Huntsville City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $304 MM $29 MM
Huntsville City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,413 $9,721
Huntsville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,863 $10,229
Huntsville City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    1.2 miles
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    HuntsvilleAL 35803
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