Smiths Station Junior High School

1100 Lee Road 298
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Smiths Station Junior High School serves 948 students in grades 7-8.
Smiths Station Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Smiths Station Junior High School's student population of 948 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students948 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Smiths Station Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Smiths Station Junior High School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#356 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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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
20%
33%
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White
66%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Smiths Station Junior High School is Beulah High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wacoochee Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salem Wacoochee Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 606 students
    0.1 miles
    125 Lee Road 254
    Salem, AL 36874
    (334) 664-4072
    0.1 PK-6 606
  • Smiths Station West Smiths Station Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 849 students
    7.3 miles
    150 Lee Road 295
    Smiths Station, AL 36877
    (334) 664-4050
    7.3 PK-6 849
  • Valley Beulah Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 734 students
    8.1 miles
    4747 Lee Road 270
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 705-6021
    8.1 PK-6 734
  • Valley Beulah High School Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 530 students
    8.1 miles
    4848 Lee Road 270
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 705-6020
    8.1 7-12 530
  • Smiths Station Smith Station Freshman Center
    Grades: 9 | 453 students
    8.2 miles
    1150 Lee Road 298
    Smiths Station, AL 36877
    (334) 664-4063
    8.2 9 453

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