Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School

Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School serves 164 students in grades 6-8.
Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School's student population of 164 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Rankings

Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School is 0.58, 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
#10 out of 1263 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
41%
33%
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White
50%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School is Central High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Alberta School Of Performing Arts (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southview Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Southview Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    0.0 miles
    2601 Southview Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 345-1325
    0 PK-5 541
  • Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Magnet School Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    0.0 miles
    315 Mcfarland Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 759-3655
    0 K-5 295
  • Tuscaloosa Central High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 755 students
    1.9 miles
    905 15th Street
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 759-3720
    1.9 9-12 755
  • Tuscaloosa The Alberta School Of Performing Arts Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 565 students
    2.0 miles
    2500 University Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 759-3564
    2 PK-8 565
  • Tuscaloosa Northington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    2.1 miles
    1300 21st St E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 759-3622
    2.1 PK-5 447

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