Thompson Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Thompson Middle School
Thompson Middle School is a public school located in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community. It is a place where students are encouraged to explore their passions and develop their skills. The school offers a wide range of academic and extracurricular activities to engage students and help them reach their full potential.
At Thompson Middle School, students are exposed to a variety of learning experiences, from traditional classroom instruction to hands-on learning. The school also encourages students to participate in activities outside of the classroom such as sports teams, clubs, and other extracurricular activities.
The faculty at Thompson Middle School is dedicated to helping students reach their goals. The staff is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school also offers a variety of support services, such as counseling and tutoring, to help students succeed.
Thompson Middle School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It is a place where students can explore their interests and develop the skills they need to succeed in the future.
100 Warrior Drive
Alabaster, AL 35007
6 – 8
Overview Thompson Middle School
Thompson Middle School serves 1,457 students in grades 6-8.
Thompson Middle 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 24% (which is equal to 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 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Thompson Middle School
Thompson Middle 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 Middle School is 0.63, 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.