Sparkman Middle School

2697 Carters Gin Rd

Toney, AL 35773

Tel: (256)852-0112
  • Sparkman Middle School serves 744 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Sparkman Middle School operates within the Madison County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 744 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 744 students
Sparkman Middle School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Sparkman Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Sparkman Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Sparkman Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Sparkman Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
American Indian
4%
1%
Sparkman Middle School American Indian Students (2001-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Sparkman Middle School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Sparkman Middle School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
32%
33%
Sparkman Middle School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
55%
56%
Sparkman Middle School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sparkman Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Sparkman Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sparkman Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.32
Sparkman Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
35%
47%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
12%
5%
Sparkman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Madison County School District's student population of 18,904 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,631 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,113 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
6
Number of Students Managed 18,904 2,879
Madison County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $190 MM $28 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $219 MM $29 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,631 $9,721
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,113 $10,229
Madison County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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