400 Washington St
Selma, AL 36703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
School Of Discovery Genesis Center serves 240 students in grades 6.
School Of Discovery Genesis Center 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

School Of Discovery Genesis Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

School Of Discovery Genesis Center's student population of 240 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

School Of Discovery Genesis Center 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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of School Of Discovery Genesis Center is 0.00, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#994 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6
  • Students: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.00 (Btm 50%)

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