Bottenfield Middle School

Bottenfield Middle School serves 803 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Bottenfield Middle School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 803 students
Bottenfield Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Bottenfield Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Bottenfield Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 14:1 15:1
Bottenfield Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Bottenfield Middle School Hispanic (2002-2013)
Black
85%
34%
Bottenfield Middle School Black (1989-2013)
White
14%
57%
Bottenfield Middle School White (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bottenfield Middle School Sch Ethnicity Bottenfield 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.
0.26 0.31
Bottenfield Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
65%
52%
Bottenfield Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
11%
6%
Bottenfield Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,007 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 39,007 3,045
Jefferson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $348 MM n/a
District Spending $462 MM n/a
Jefferson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $0
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,768 $0
Jefferson County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Minor High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Payne Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crumly Chapel Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AdamsvilleMinor High School
    2285 Minor Parkway
    AdamsvilleAL 35005
    (205)379-4750
    0.5 mi | 1028 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • BirminghamCrumly Chapel Elementary School
    2201 Pershing Rd
    BirminghamAL 35214
    (205)379-3250
    1 mi | 337 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AdamsvilleAdamsville Elementary School
    600 Hazelwood Rd
    AdamsvilleAL 35005
    (205)379-2400
    1.5 mi | 329 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BirminghamMinor Community School
    3006 Cora Ave
    BirminghamAL 35224
    (205)379-4800
    3.1 mi | 413 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GraysvilleBrookville Elementary School
    4275 Brookville School Rd
    GraysvilleAL 35073
    (205)379-2700
    3.4 mi | 227 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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