North Sand Mountain School

  • North Sand Mountain School serves 695 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Sand Mountain School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

North Sand Mountain School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • North Sand Mountain School's student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students695 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Sand Mountain School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Sand Mountain School is 0.35, 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 School Rank (16-17)#583 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
20%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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White
78%
55%
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Diversity Score0.350.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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