PROFICIENCY 40% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%Marshall County
45%Grant
37%Alabama

Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Marshall County" in Grant, AL. There are a total of 420 students and 21 teachers at Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 212 free lunch students and 35 reduced lunch students.

Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 5% higher than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students420
Teachers20.6
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch212
Reduced lunch35

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All37%
3n/a
4n/a
545-49%
635-39%
735-39%
830-34%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All42%
3n/a
4n/a
535-39%
635-39%
745-49%
845-49%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
White 93.9% 79.1% 57.4% 51.1%
Black 0.9% 1.1% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 0.2% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 17.9% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 1.3% 1.7% 3.1%

Grant demographics profile

StatisticGrantAlabamaNational
Population9614,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)5219791
Median age39.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%57%55%
Speak English99%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%

Education level achieved in Grant

IndexGrantAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade81.9%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college57.7%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.3%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.9%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.6%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.