Tipton Durant Middle School

  • Tipton Durant Middle School serves 212 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tipton Durant Middle School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Tipton Durant Middle School's student population of 212 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students212 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tipton Durant Middle School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tipton Durant Middle School 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1202 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Black
100%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Diversity Score0.000.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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