South Dale Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About South Dale Middle School
South Dale Middle School is a public school located in a small suburban town in the United States. It is part of a larger school district that serves the surrounding community. South Dale Middle School is a diverse learning environment with students from a variety of backgrounds and cultures. The school offers a wide range of academic programs and extracurricular activities that are designed to meet the needs of all students. The faculty and staff are dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment where students can thrive. South Dale Middle School also offers a variety of extracurricular activities such as sports teams, clubs, and other activities that promote physical, mental, and social development. South Dale Middle School is committed to helping students reach their full potential and become successful in their future endeavors.
309 Randolph Street
Pinckard, AL 36371
5 – 8
Overview South Dale Middle School
South Dale Middle School serves 405 students in grades 5-8.
South Dale Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on South Dale Middle School
South Dale Middle School is ranked within the top 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 South Dale Middle School is 0.54, 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.