Ira F Simmons Middle School

1575 Patton Chapel Rd, Hoover, AL 35226 | (205) 439-2100
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 868
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1575 Patton Chapel Road, Hoover, AL 35226
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Brian Cain
  • Fax: (205) 439-2101
  • Website: www.hoover.k12.al.us
School District Details
  • Hoover City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,923
  • Graduation Rate: 91.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.6
  • Enrolled Students: 12,889

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 868
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 68.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 436 (50.2%)
  • Females: 432 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 157 (18.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 188 (21.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ira F Simmons Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black17420.0%
Asian374.3%
Hispanic546.2%
White60369.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ira F Simmons Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade30034.6%
7th Grade30334.9%
8th Grade26530.5%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Ira F Simmons Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Awesome school. The principle offers his personal cell number to every parent. Excellent academics. Great spirit. And Very well balanced ethnically.

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