West Morgan Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About West Morgan Middle School
West Morgan Middle School is a public school located in Decatur, Alabama. It is part of the Morgan County School System and serves students in grades 6-8. The school has a strong focus on academic excellence and offers a wide range of educational programs and activities for its students.
West Morgan Middle School has a highly qualified and experienced faculty and staff. The school offers a variety of educational opportunities, including advanced classes, special education services, and extracurricular activities. The school also has a library and media center, a computer lab, and a gymnasium.
West Morgan Middle School is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a strong focus on character education and offers a variety of activities and programs to help students develop good character traits.
West Morgan Middle School is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its excellent faculty and staff, diverse educational opportunities, and commitment to character education, West Morgan Middle School is an excellent choice for families looking for a quality education for their children.
261 South Greenway Drive
Trinity, AL 35673
5 – 8
Overview West Morgan Middle School
West Morgan Middle School serves 441 students in grades 5-8.
West Morgan 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 9% (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 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on West Morgan Middle School
West Morgan 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 West Morgan Middle School is 0.57, 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.