Morris Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Morris Middle School
Morris Middle School is a vibrant and welcoming learning community located in the heart of the city. We are committed to providing a safe and supportive environment where students can reach their full potential. Our dedicated staff of teachers, administrators, and support staff strive to create an engaging learning experience that fosters academic excellence and personal growth. We offer a wide range of courses and activities to meet the needs of all our students. From rigorous academic courses to extracurricular activities, Morris Middle School provides a well-rounded educational experience. Our school also offers a variety of support services to help our students succeed. We are committed to helping all students reach their goals and become responsible citizens. Morris Middle School is a great place to learn and grow!
4801 Bob Wallace Avenue
Huntsville, AL 35805
6 – 8
Overview Morris Middle School
Morris Middle School serves 465 students in grades 6-8.
Morris 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 3% (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 25% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Morris Middle School
Morris 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 Morris Middle School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.