Rutledge School

  • Rutledge School serves 367 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Rutledge 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Rutledge School's student population of 367 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rutledge School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rutledge School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1196 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
98%
34%
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White
2%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rutledge School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.040.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rutledge School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMidfield City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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