R E Thompson Intermediate School

829 Frankfort Rd
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
R E Thompson Intermediate School serves 294 students in grades 3-5.
R E Thompson Intermediate 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

R E Thompson Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

R E Thompson Intermediate School's student population of 294 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

R E Thompson Intermediate School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of R E Thompson Intermediate School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#415 out of 1276 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
27%
32%
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White
64%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is R E Thompson Intermediate School's ranking?
R E Thompson Intermediate School is ranked #415 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are R E Thompson Intermediate School often compared to?
R E Thompson Intermediate Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Colbert Heights Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend R E Thompson Intermediate School?
294 students attend R E Thompson Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of R E Thompson Intermediate School students are White, 27% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of R E Thompson Intermediate School?
R E Thompson Intermediate School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does R E Thompson Intermediate School offer ?
R E Thompson Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is R E Thompson Intermediate School part of?
R E Thompson Intermediate School is part of Tuscumbia City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 294 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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