Whitesburg Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Whitesburg Middle School
Whitesburg Middle School is a public school located in Whitesburg, Georgia. It serves grades 6-8 and is part of the Whitesburg School System. The school offers an exciting and challenging educational program that focuses on developing the whole child. The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of all students and is supported by a variety of extracurricular activities.
Whitesburg Middle School is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all of its students. The school has a strict code of conduct and a zero-tolerance policy for bullying and other disruptive behavior. The faculty and staff are highly qualified and dedicated to helping each student reach their fullest potential.
The school offers a variety of educational opportunities, including advanced placement classes, honors classes, and a variety of electives. Students have access to the latest technology, including iPads and Chromebooks, to help them succeed in their studies.
Whitesburg Middle School is a great place for students to learn and grow. The faculty and staff are dedicated to helping each student reach their goals and become successful, contributing members of society.
107 Sanders Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
6 – 8
Overview Whitesburg Middle School
Whitesburg Middle School serves 604 students in grades 6-8.
Whitesburg 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 12% (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 40% (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 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Whitesburg Middle School
Whitesburg 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 Whitesburg Middle School is 0.72, 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.