Jemison Intermediate School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Jemison Intermediate School
Jemison Intermediate School is a public middle school located in the city of Mobile, Alabama. It is part of the Mobile County Public School System and serves students in grades 6-8. The school is dedicated to providing a quality education to its students, and strives to create an environment that is conducive to learning and growth. The school has a variety of programs and activities designed to meet the needs of all students. These include a strong emphasis on the academic core curriculum, as well as the development of social and emotional skills. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including athletics, band, and drama. Jemison Intermediate School is committed to providing a safe and secure learning environment for its students, and has implemented a variety of safety measures to ensure the safety of all students. The school also has a strong focus on character development, and works to instill values of respect, responsibility, and kindness in its students.
1491 County Road 44
Jemison, AL 35085
4 – 6
Overview Jemison Intermediate School
Jemison Intermediate School serves 523 students in grades 4-6.
Jemison Intermediate 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (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 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Jemison Intermediate School
Jemison Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 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 Jemison Intermediate School is 0.60, 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.