Thompson Intermediate School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Thompson Intermediate School
Thompson Intermediate School is a public school located in the heart of the city. It is a diverse school with students from all walks of life. The school has a strong emphasis on academic excellence, with a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking and problem solving. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs.
Thompson Intermediate School has a strong commitment to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a zero-tolerance policy for bullying and harassment, and staff members are dedicated to creating a culture of respect and acceptance. The school also works closely with parents and the community to ensure that all students have access to the resources they need to be successful.
Thompson Intermediate School is committed to helping students reach their full potential. The school has a highly qualified faculty and staff, and provides a variety of resources to help students succeed. From tutoring and mentoring programs to enrichment classes and extracurricular activities, the school strives to create an environment where students can reach their highest level of academic and personal success.
1509 Kent Dairy Rd
Alabaster, AL 35007
4 – 5
Overview Thompson Intermediate School
Thompson Intermediate School serves 891 students in grades 4-5.
Thompson Intermediate School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 63% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Thompson Intermediate School
Thompson Intermediate School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Thompson Intermediate School is 0.64, 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.