Centre Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Centre Middle School
Centre Middle School is a public school located in the heart of the city of Centre. It is part of the Centre School District and serves students in grades 6-8. The school has a rich history and has been educating students since the early 1900s.
At Centre Middle School, students are provided with a well-rounded education that includes the core subjects of English, Math, Science and Social Studies, as well as electives such as Art, Music, Physical Education and Technology. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs and after-school programs.
The faculty and staff at Centre Middle School are dedicated to providing students with a safe and supportive learning environment. They strive to create an atmosphere that encourages students to reach their full potential and become successful, responsible citizens.
Centre Middle School is a great place to learn and grow. It is a place where students can explore their interests, develop their skills, and make friends.
1920 East Main Street
Centre, AL 35960
5 – 8
Overview Centre Middle School
Centre Middle School serves 485 students in grades 5-8.
Centre Middle School 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Centre Middle School
Centre Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Centre Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.