Rudd Middle School

  • Rudd Middle School serves 760 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Rudd Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 760 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students760 students
Rudd Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rudd Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Rudd Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeRudd Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Rudd Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Rudd Middle School Asian Students (1995-2008)
Hispanic
16%
6%
Rudd Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
41%
33%
Rudd Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
42%
56%
Rudd Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Rudd Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRudd Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.640.58
Rudd Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
47%
Rudd Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Rudd Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County School District's student population of 35,754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,627 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,677 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District NameJefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
6
Number of Students Managed35,7542,879
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$347 MM$30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$457 MM$30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,627$10,181
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,677$10,301
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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