Semmes Middle School

  • Semmes Middle School serves 1,526 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Semmes Middle School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1526 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,526 students
Semmes Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Semmes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Semmes Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSemmes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Semmes Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Semmes Middle School American Indian Students (2009-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Semmes Middle School Asian Students (2005-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
19%
33%
Semmes Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
78%
56%
Semmes Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.360.58
Semmes Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
47%
Semmes Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Semmes Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mobile County School District's student population of 59,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,099 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,919 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
6
Number of Students Managed59,7892,879
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$592 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$582 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,099$10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,919$10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SemmesMary G Montgomery High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2139 students
    0.9 miles
    4275 Snow Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-3153
    0.99-122139
  • SemmesSemmes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
    1.2 miles
    10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd S
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1631
    1.2PK-5589
  • Eight MileMattie T Blount High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
    2.8 miles
    5450 Lott Road
    Eight MileAL 36613
    (251)221-3070
    2.89-12967
  • SemmesAllentown Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 805 students
    2.9 miles
    10330 Howells Ferry Rd
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)221-1000
    2.9KG-5805
  • SemmesThe Learning TreeSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12
    3.6 miles
    101 S. Dubois St.
    SemmesAL 36575
    (251)649-4420
    3.6KG-12n/a

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