Piedmont Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Piedmont Middle School
Piedmont Middle School is a public school located in the heart of Piedmont, California. It is part of the Piedmont Unified School District and serves students in grades 6-8. The school is committed to providing a high-quality education to its students, with a focus on academic excellence, social responsibility, and community involvement.
Piedmont Middle School is known for its strong academics. The school offers a number of honors and advanced courses, as well as a variety of electives and classes that focus on the development of the whole student. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and other activities that allow students to explore their interests.
The school is also committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment for all students. The school has a variety of programs and initiatives to promote diversity and inclusivity, such as the Piedmont Middle School Diversity Committee. The school also has a variety of support services available to students, such as counseling and health services.
Piedmont Middle School is dedicated to preparing its students for success in high school and beyond. The school is committed to providing a rigorous and engaging curriculum, as well as a supportive and welcoming environment. With its strong academics, diverse programs, and commitment to student success, Piedmont Middle School is a great place for students to learn and grow.
401 N Main St
Piedmont, AL 36272
6 – 8
Overview Piedmont Middle School
Piedmont Middle School serves 281 students in grades 6-8.
Piedmont Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Piedmont Middle School
Piedmont Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Piedmont Middle School is 0.36, 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.