Thompson Sixth Grade Center

10111 Highway 119
Alabaster, AL 35007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Thompson Sixth Grade Center serves 497 students in grades 6.
Thompson Sixth Grade Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Thompson Sixth Grade Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Thompson Sixth Grade Center's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Thompson Sixth Grade Center is ranked within the top 50% 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 Thompson Sixth Grade Center is 0.61, which is more 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
#460 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
18%
8%
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Black
19%
33%
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White
57%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlabaster City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Thompson Sixth Grade Center is Linda Nolen Learning Center (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Linda Nolen Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
    0.0 miles
    2280 Highwy 35
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 682-5800
    0 PK-12 49
  • Alabaster Thompson Intermediate School Math: 47% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 976 students
    0.1 miles
    10019 Highway 119
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-6200
    0.1 4-5 976
  • Alabaster Thompson High School Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,981 student
    0.7 miles
    100 Warrior Dr
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-6700
    0.7 9-12 1,981
  • Columbiana New Direction Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.9 miles
    701 Hwy 70
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205) 682-5910
    0.9 6-12 n/a
  • Alabaster Thompson Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 954 students
    1.1 miles
    1509 Kent Dairy Road
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-8100
    1.1 7-8 954

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