Wetumpka Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Wetumpka Middle School
Wetumpka Middle School is located in Wetumpka, Alabama and is part of the Elmore County School System. It serves students in grades 6-8 and is dedicated to providing a safe and positive learning environment for all students. The school has an experienced and knowledgeable staff that works hard to ensure that all students have the opportunity to reach their full potential. The school offers a variety of courses and activities, including band, chorus, art, and foreign language. Wetumpka Middle School also provides a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports teams, clubs, and other special events. The school’s mission is to provide a quality education that prepares students for success in college and the workforce. Wetumpka Middle School is proud to be a part of the Elmore County School System and strives to be an outstanding educational institution.
1000 Micanopy St
Wetumpka, AL 36092
5 – 8
Overview Wetumpka Middle School
Wetumpka Middle School serves 949 students in grades 5-8.
Wetumpka 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 19% (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 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 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 Wetumpka Middle School
Wetumpka 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 Wetumpka Middle School is 0.53, 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.