Minor Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Minor Middle School
Minor Middle School is a public school located in the heart of our city. It is a vibrant, diverse learning environment that serves students in grades 6-8. We strive to provide a safe, nurturing and supportive atmosphere where our students can learn and grow. Our curriculum is designed to meet the needs of all our students, and we offer a variety of extracurricular activities to help our students explore their interests and develop their talents.
At Minor Middle School, we believe that every student has the potential to succeed. Our dedicated faculty and staff work hard to ensure that every student has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We offer a variety of academic and extracurricular programs to help our students develop their skills and knowledge. We also provide a wide range of services to help our students and their families succeed.
At Minor Middle School, we are committed to providing a quality education for all our students. We believe in the importance of creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all our students and families. We strive to create a school that is a safe and secure place for our students to learn and grow.
400 Hillcrest Rd
Adamsville, AL 35005
6 – 8
Overview Minor Middle School
Minor Middle School serves 734 students in grades 6-8.
Minor 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (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 18% (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 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Minor Middle School
Minor Middle 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 Minor Middle School is 0.33, 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.