Sanford Middle School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Tel: (334)745-5023
  • Sanford Middle School serves 622 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Sanford Middle School operates within the Lee County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 622 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students622 students
Gender %Sanford Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Students by GradeSanford Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Hispanic
3%
7%
Black
19%
33%
White
77%
56%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsSanford Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.370.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%

District Comparison

  • Lee County School District's student population of 9,771 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,606 in this district is less than the state average of $10,349. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,865 is higher than the state average of $10,471. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed9,7712,907
Lee County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$94 MM$30 MM
Lee County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$106 MM$30 MM
Lee County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,606$10,349
Lee County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,865$10,471
Lee County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    3.9 miles
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    5.8 miles
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    Auburn, AL 36830
    (334)887-4920
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    Grades: PK-2 | 581 students
    7.5 miles
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  1/13/2017
I went to this school in 1971-72 looking for classmates wish I could find some if anyone has a annual from them I would love to see pictures ty
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5  9/28/2013
I have been pleased with teachers my children have had. I wouldn't want them to be at any other school.
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Alabama public schools have a diversity score of 0.33, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Alabama is Decatur City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.