North Sumter Junior High School

  • North Sumter Junior High School serves 90 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Sumter Junior 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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North Sumter Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • North Sumter Junior High School's student population of 90 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Sumter Junior 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Sumter Junior 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 School Rank (16-17)#1203 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
97%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Diversity Score0.060.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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