Bragg Middle School

Bragg Middle School serves 877 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Bragg Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 877 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 877 students
Bragg Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bragg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Bragg Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bragg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Bragg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Bragg Middle School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Bragg Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
26%
34%
Bragg Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
71%
57%
Bragg Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.32
Bragg Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
52%
Bragg Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Bragg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County School District's student population of 36,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,630 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,681 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,203 3,026
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $457 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,630 $10,181
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,681 $10,301
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Gardendale High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fultondale High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gardendale Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • GardendaleGardendale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 859 students
    0.1 miles
    860 Bauer Ln
    GardendaleAL 35071
    (205)379-3550
    0.1KG-5859
  • GardendaleGardendale High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1095 students
    0.3 miles
    800 Main St
    GardendaleAL 35071
    (205)379-3600
    0.39-121095
  • BirminghamFultondale High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 637 students
    2.7 miles
    1450 Carson Rd North
    BirminghamAL 35217
    (205)379-3500
    2.76-12637
  • GardendaleSnow Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 197 students
    3 miles
    2636 Snow Rogers Rd
    GardendaleAL 35071
    (205)379-5400
    3KG-5197
  • FultondaleFultondale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
    3.6 miles
    950 Central Ave
    FultondaleAL 35068
    (205)379-3450
    3.6PK-5815

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