Huffman Middle School

Huffman Middle School serves 322 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Huffman Middle School operates within the Birmingham City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 322 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 322 students
Huffman Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Huffman Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Huffman Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Huffman Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 25:1 16:1
Huffman Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
95%
34%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
1%
57%
Huffman 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.
0.10 0.32
Huffman 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.
68%
52%
Huffman 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.
9%
6%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Birmingham City School District's student population of 24,858 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,900 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,897 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Birmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
83
7
Number of Students Managed 24,858 3,026
Birmingham City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $291 MM $30 MM
Birmingham City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $371 MM $30 MM
Birmingham City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,900 $10,181
Birmingham City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,897 $10,301
Birmingham City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Huffman High Sch-magnet (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smith Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martha Gaskins Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • BirminghamMartha Gaskins Middle School
    Grades: KG-5 | 491 students
    0.7 miles
    200 Dalton Dr
    BirminghamAL 35215
    (205)231-9200
    0.7KG-5491
  • BirminghamGoing Elementary Sch-magnetMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5
    0.8 miles
    1015 North Martinwood Dr
    BirminghamAL 35235
    (205)231-5310
    0.8KG-5n/a
  • BirminghamNorth Roebuck Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5
    0.9 miles
    300 Red Ln Rd
    BirminghamAL 35215
    (205)231-5500
    0.9KG-5n/a
  • BirminghamChristian Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: KG-8 | 586 students
    1.1 miles
    725 Mountain Dr
    BirminghamAL 35206
    (205)231-5250
    1.1KG-8586
  • BirminghamSmith Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 561 students
    1.1 miles
    1124 Five Mile Rd
    BirminghamAL 35215
    (205)231-5675
    1.16-8561

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