PROFICIENCY 35% 8% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
47%Dale County

South Dale Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Dale County" in Pinckard, AL. There are a total of 429 students and 22 teachers at South Dale Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 290 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

South Dale Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 8% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch290
Reduced lunch30


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 South Dale 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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.

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South Dale Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 68.3% 79.3% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 24.5% 15.6% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 0.5% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.6% 2.5% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.2% 1.7% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Dale Co High School37%2.5Midland City, AL
Midland City Elementary School42%2.9Midland City, AL
Newton Elementary School50%3.0Newton, AL
Kelly Springs Elementary School42%5.4Dothan, AL
Highlands Elementary School54%7.5Dothan, AL
Wicksburg High School51%8.1Newton, AL
Girard Middle School13%9.0Dothan, AL
Girard Elementary School30%9.1Dothan, AL
Landmark Elementary School25%9.5Dothan, AL
Daleville High School23%9.6Daleville, AL
Heard Elementary School77%9.6Dothan, AL
A M Windham Elementary School29%9.9Daleville, AL

Pinckard demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)889291
Median age45.238.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%57%55%
Speak English99%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%

Education level achieved in Pinckard

Completed 8th grade76.0%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school74.3%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college48.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.8%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.1%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The South Dale Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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