Huffman Middle School

Huffman Middle School serves 300 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Huffman Middle School operates within the Birmingham City School District.

Overview

The student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 300 students
Huffman Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Huffman Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Huffman Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Huffman Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Huffman Middle School Asian (1989-2009)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Huffman Middle School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
95%
35%
Huffman Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
1%
58%
Huffman Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Huffman Middle School Sch Ethnicity Huffman Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.31
Huffman Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
51%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,966 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Birmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
7
Number of Students Managed 25,966 3,032
Birmingham City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $294 MM $29 MM
Birmingham City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $327 MM $31 MM
Birmingham City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,706 $9,620
Birmingham City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,921 $10,180
Birmingham City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Alternative School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Martha Gaskins Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Going Elementary Sch-magnet (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Birmingham Martha Gaskins Middle School
    200 Dalton Dr
    Birmingham , AL 35215
    (205)231-9200
    0.7  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Birmingham Going Elementary Sch-magnet
    Magnet School
    1015 North Martinwood Dr
    Birmingham , AL 35235
    (205)231-5310
    Magnet School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Birmingham North Roebuck Elementary School
    300 Red Ln Rd
    Birmingham , AL 35215
    (205)231-5500
    0.9  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Birmingham Christian Alternative School
    Alternative School
    725 Mountain Dr
    Birmingham , AL 35206
    (205)231-5250
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Birmingham Smith Middle School
    1124 Five Mile Rd
    Birmingham , AL 35215
    (205)231-5675
    1.1  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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Did You Know?
Birmingham, AL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.17, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Birmingham is Fultondale High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.