Burns Middle School

6175 Girby Rd, Mobile, AL 36693 | (251) 221-2025
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 998
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr John Dean Adams
  • Fax: (251) 221-2021
  • Website: burns.mcmn.schoolinsites.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Mobile County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,059
  • Graduation Rate: 63.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.1
  • Enrolled Students: 62,767

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 998
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 514 (51.5%)
  • Females: 479 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 86 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 536 (53.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 622 (62.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Burns Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black49049.1%
Asian222.2%
Hispanic262.6%
White45545.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Burns Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade32132.2%
7th Grade34734.8%
8th Grade33033.1%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Burns Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 02, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love this school because the teachers are fun. it has lots of activities and it's just fun. but too bad because i don't attend that school anymore. i wish i could go back.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Burns Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ARMT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading

ARMT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.1%78.5%76.9%
200977.7%77.4%74.9%
200873.8%75.9%71.9%
 
Reading Test
201087.1%84.6%86.1%
200986.9%85.9%86.2%
200888.2%86.5%86.6%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.2%73.6%68.8%
200965.2%74.0%65.8%
200860.6%65.3%61.3%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%81.8%83.0%
200978.9%82.4%81.3%
200880.9%79.1%79.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.8%76.2%78.6%
200973.2%72.8%73.8%
200871.7%70.3%68.1%
 
Reading Test
201078.4%69.0%73.5%
200978.7%72.1%74.9%
200879.1%73.4%73.9%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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