Saks Middle School

  • Saks Middle School serves 371 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Saks 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Saks Middle School's student population of 371 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saks Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saks Middle School is 0.59, which is equal to 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)#840 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
46%
33%
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White
45%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anniston Saks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 450 students
    0.0 miles
    31 Watson
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256)741-6800
    0.0 PK-4 450
  • Anniston Saks High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 378 students
    0.3 miles
    4401 Saks Rd
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256)741-7000
    0.3 8-12 378
  • Anniston Anniston City Boot Camp School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.8 miles
    4804 Mcclellan Blvd
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256)231-5100
    0.8 7-12 n/a
  • Anniston Anniston Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 351 students
    0.8 miles
    4800 Mcclellan Blvd
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256)231-5020
    0.8 6-8 351
  • Anniston Anniston High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 470 students
    2.8 miles
    1301 Woodstock Ave
    Anniston, AL 36207
    (256)231-5010
    2.8 9-12 470

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