Orange Beach Middlehigh School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Orange Beach Middlehigh School
Orange Beach Middlehigh School is a public school located in Orange Beach, Alabama. It is part of the Baldwin County Public Schools district. The school serves students in grades six through eight, and has an enrollment of approximately 500 students.
Orange Beach Middlehigh School offers a comprehensive educational program that focuses on helping students reach their full potential. The curriculum emphasizes the development of critical thinking skills, as well as the acquisition of knowledge in core subject areas. Students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and community service projects.
The school’s faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with a safe and supportive learning environment. The school also has a strong emphasis on character education, which is reflected in the school’s core values of respect, responsibility, and integrity.
Orange Beach Middlehigh School is committed to helping students achieve their highest level of academic success. With its supportive atmosphere, rigorous curriculum, and extracurricular activities, the school is an excellent choice for middle school students in the Orange Beach area.
23908 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561
7 – 10
Overview Orange Beach Middlehigh School
Orange Beach Middlehigh School serves 376 students in grades 7-10.
Orange Beach Middlehigh School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Orange Beach Middlehigh School
Orange Beach Middlehigh School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Orange Beach Middlehigh School is 0.17, 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.