About This School
Ira F Simmons Middle School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Alabama in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Ira F Simmons Middle School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Ira F Simmons Middle School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Alabama average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Ira F Simmons Middle School's students and teachers. more
Middle Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Prince Of Peace Catholic School 1.6 miles||n/a|
|Shades Mountain Christian School 2 miles||n/a|
|Riverchase Middle School 2.9 miles|
|Hoover High School 3.1 miles|
|Louis Pizitz Middle School 3.3 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 934
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Ira F Simmons Middle School had 25% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Alabama had 53% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Hoover City District Spending
In 2011, Ira F Simmons Middle School had 11 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Alabama average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Hoover City School District
About the ARMT
What is it?
The Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students in grades 3 through 8 are assessed in reading and math.
How is it Scored?
Students are scored at one of four levels: does not meet, partially meets, meets, or exceeds standards. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed standards.