Russellville Middle School

  • Russellville Middle School serves 517 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Russellville Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Russellville Middle School's student population of 517 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students517 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Russellville Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Russellville Middle School is 0.57, 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#723 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Russellville Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Russellville Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
47%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Russellville Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.570.59
This chart display the diversity score of Russellville Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Russellville Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussellville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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