Saks Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Saks Middle School
Saks Middle School is a public school in Anniston, Alabama. It is part of the Anniston City School System and serves students in grades 6-8. The school has a diverse student population, with students from a variety of backgrounds and cultures.
Saks Middle School offers a variety of educational programs and activities to meet the needs of its students. The school has a strong focus on academics, with a rigorous curriculum that prepares students for high school and beyond. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and other activities.
The school is dedicated to creating a safe and secure learning environment for its students. The school has a strong emphasis on character education and strives to create a positive school climate. The school also has a strong emphasis on technology and provides students with access to the latest technology and resources.
Saks Middle School is an excellent choice for students looking for a quality education. The school has a dedication to excellence and provides students with the resources and opportunities they need to succeed.
32 Watson Street
Anniston, AL 36206
5 – 8
Overview Saks Middle School
Saks Middle School serves 329 students in grades 5-8.
Saks 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 8% (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 38% (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 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Saks Middle School
Saks 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 Saks Middle 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.