Oxford Middle School

Oxford Middle School serves 614 students in grades 7-8.
Oxford Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Oxford Middle School's student population of 614 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Oxford Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oxford Middle School is 0.58, 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
#434 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
26%
33%
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White
59%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oxford Middle School is Oxford Area Vocational School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wellborn High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oxford Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxford Oxford Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 761 students
    0.3 miles
    1401 Caffey Dr
    Oxford, AL 36203
    (256) 241-3844
    0.3 PK-4 761
  • Oxford Ce Hanna School Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 661 students
    1.1 miles
    1111 Watson Rd
    Oxford, AL 36203
    (256) 241-3896
    1.1 5-6 661
  • Oxford Oxford Area Vocational School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.6 miles
    1 Yellow Jacket Drive
    Oxford, AL 36203
    (256) 241-3166
    2.6 9-12 n/a
  • Oxford Oxford High School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,214 student
    2.6 miles
    1 Yellow Jacket Drive
    Oxford, AL 36203
    (256) 241-3166
    2.6 9-12 1,214
  • Anniston Coldwater Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 340 students
    3.7 miles
    530 Taylors Chapel Road
    Anniston, AL 36201
    (256) 241-3870
    3.7 K-4 340

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