Oxford Middle School

  • Oxford Middle School serves 614 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Oxford Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Oxford Middle School's student population of 614 students has declined by 6% 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 20% 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 decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • 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 School Rank (16-17)#217 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
n/a
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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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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

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