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Madison County School District

GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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1275 Jordan Rd
Huntsville, AL 35811
Madison County
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PH: (256) 852-2557
FAX: (256) 852-2538

  • Grades PK-12
  • 20,012 students
  • 30 schools

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 ARMT Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

Reading
 92% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 91% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 90% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 84% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4

Reading
 94% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 92% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 89% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 85% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 84% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5

Reading
 94% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 89% in 2012.

Math
 96% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Math was 91% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6

Reading
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 91% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 87% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 85% (2007)
The state average for Math was 77% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Reading
 94% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 86% in 2012.

Math
 83% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 78% (2010)
 74% (2009)
 75% (2008)
 69% (2007)
The state average for Math was 73% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8

Reading
 89% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 84% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 79% in 2012.

Math
 88% (2012)
 87% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 80% (2008)
 75% (2007)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 ARMT Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students92%
Female94%
Male90%
Black86%
Asian/Pacific Islander92%
Hispanic97%
Multiracial83%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White93%
Free lunch eligible83%
Reduced lunch eligible93%
Special education students55%
General population95%
English language learners69%
Proficient in English92%
Non-migrant92%

MathThis District
All Students90%
Female91%
Male88%
Black84%
Asian/Pacific Islander88%
Hispanic97%
Multiracial86%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White90%
Free lunch eligible82%
Reduced lunch eligible91%
Special education students53%
General population93%
English language learners87%
Proficient in English90%
Non-migrant90%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students94%
Female96%
Male93%
Black92%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic97%
Multiracial92%
American Indian/Alaskan Native94%
White94%
Free lunch eligible88%
Reduced lunch eligible96%
Special education students62%
General population97%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%

MathThis District
All Students89%
Female89%
Male88%
Black83%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic94%
Multiracial76%
American Indian/Alaskan Native91%
White90%
Free lunch eligible82%
Reduced lunch eligible89%
Special education students51%
General population93%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant89%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students94%
Female96%
Male93%
Black92%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic94%
Multiracial96%
American Indian/Alaskan Native94%
White95%
Free lunch eligible89%
Reduced lunch eligible92%
Special education students59%
General population98%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%

MathThis District
All Students96%
Female96%
Male95%
Black91%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic97%
Multiracial93%
American Indian/Alaskan Native99%
White97%
Free lunch eligible91%
Reduced lunch eligible93%
Special education students71%
General population98%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant96%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students95%
Female97%
Male94%
Black92%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic100%
Multiracial96%
American Indian/Alaskan Native99%
White96%
Free lunch eligible92%
Reduced lunch eligible96%
Special education students63%
General population98%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant95%

MathThis District
All Students87%
Female88%
Male86%
Black79%
Asian/Pacific Islander93%
Hispanic84%
Multiracial86%
American Indian/Alaskan Native87%
White89%
Free lunch eligible78%
Reduced lunch eligible89%
Special education students49%
General population91%
Proficient in English87%
Non-migrant87%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students94%
Female97%
Male92%
Black94%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic95%
Multiracial95%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White94%
Free lunch eligible91%
Reduced lunch eligible90%
Special education students60%
General population98%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant94%

MathThis District
All Students83%
Female85%
Male82%
Black79%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic87%
Multiracial90%
American Indian/Alaskan Native83%
White84%
Free lunch eligible73%
Reduced lunch eligible78%
Special education students35%
General population88%
Proficient in English84%
Non-migrant83%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students89%
Female95%
Male84%
Black85%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic87%
Multiracial83%
American Indian/Alaskan Native91%
White90%
Free lunch eligible83%
Reduced lunch eligible86%
Special education students44%
General population93%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant89%

MathThis District
All Students88%
Female90%
Male86%
Black81%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic73%
Multiracial100%
American Indian/Alaskan Native93%
White90%
Free lunch eligible81%
Reduced lunch eligible85%
Special education students52%
General population91%
Proficient in English88%
Non-migrant88%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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 ASA Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 5

Science
 91% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 83% (2009)
 80% (2008)
The state average for Science was 80% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Science
 86% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 75% (2008)
The state average for Science was 76% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science.
  • The ASA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 ASA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students91%
Female91%
Male90%
Black86%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic89%
Multiracial92%
American Indian/Alaskan Native95%
White91%
Free lunch eligible83%
Reduced lunch eligible87%
Special education students60%
General population94%
Proficient in English91%
Non-migrant91%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ScienceThis District
All Students86%
Female89%
Male82%
Black81%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic70%
Multiracial82%
American Indian/Alaskan Native87%
White87%
Free lunch eligible76%
Reduced lunch eligible78%
Special education students46%
General population89%
Proficient in English86%
Non-migrant86%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 AHSGE Results

Scale: % passing

Grade 11

Reading
 88% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 87% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 83% in 2012.

Social Studies
 81% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 79% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 80% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 71% in 2012.

Science
 85% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Science was 76% in 2009.

Biology I
 97% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 96% (2010)
The state average for Biology I was 95% in 2012.

Language
 82% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 89% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 86% (2007)
The state average for Language was 75% in 2012.

Math
 90% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 89% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 12

Reading
 97% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 94% in 2012.

Social Studies
 94% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 95% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 90% in 2012.

Science
 97% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 96% (2007)
The state average for Science was 94% in 2009.

Biology I
 100% (2012)
 99% (2011)
 96% (2010)
The state average for Biology I was 98% in 2012.

Language
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 96% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Language was 90% in 2012.

Math
 96% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 98% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Math was 95% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies.
  • High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate.
  • The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

See Alabama's state standards

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 AHSGE Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % passing

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students88%
Female91%
Male85%
Black82%
Asian/Pacific Islander83%
Hispanic87%
American Indian/Alaskan Native87%
White90%
Free lunch eligible78%
Reduced lunch eligible90%
Special education students38%
General population92%
Proficient in English89%
Non-migrant88%

Social StudiesThis District
All Students81%
Female78%
Male83%
Black67%
Asian/Pacific Islander79%
Hispanic70%
American Indian/Alaskan Native84%
White85%
Free lunch eligible67%
Reduced lunch eligible78%
Special education students38%
General population84%
Proficient in English81%
Non-migrant81%

Biology IThis District
All Students97%
Female97%
Male97%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander92%
Hispanic100%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White98%
Free lunch eligible93%
Reduced lunch eligible93%
Special education students78%
General population99%
Proficient in English98%
Non-migrant97%

LanguageThis District
All Students82%
Female87%
Male78%
Black76%
Asian/Pacific Islander88%
Hispanic78%
American Indian/Alaskan Native81%
White84%
Free lunch eligible68%
Reduced lunch eligible77%
Special education students15%
General population88%
Proficient in English83%
Non-migrant82%

MathThis District
All Students90%
Female92%
Male88%
Black86%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic96%
American Indian/Alaskan Native89%
White91%
Free lunch eligible77%
Reduced lunch eligible86%
Special education students42%
General population94%
Proficient in English90%
Non-migrant90%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 12
ReadingThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male95%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic91%
American Indian/Alaskan Native98%
White97%
Free lunch eligible93%
Reduced lunch eligible99%
Special education students57%
General population99%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

Social StudiesThis District
All Students94%
Female94%
Male95%
Black92%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic88%
American Indian/Alaskan Native92%
White96%
Free lunch eligible85%
Reduced lunch eligible96%
Special education students66%
General population96%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant94%

Biology IThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male99%
Black99%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic100%
American Indian/Alaskan Native100%
White100%
Free lunch eligible98%
Reduced lunch eligible100%
Special education students94%
General population100%
Proficient in English100%
Non-migrant100%

LanguageThis District
All Students95%
Female98%
Male92%
Black95%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic85%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White95%
Free lunch eligible90%
Reduced lunch eligible96%
Special education students51%
General population97%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant95%

MathThis District
All Students96%
Female97%
Male95%
Black95%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic91%
American Indian/Alaskan Native96%
White97%
Free lunch eligible93%
Reduced lunch eligible96%
Special education students60%
General population98%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant96%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies.
  • High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate.
  • The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
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EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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