Ensley Middle Alternative Center

Tel: (205)231-6250
Grades: 6-9

Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Ensley Middle Alternative Center operates within the Birmingham City School District.

Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students n/a
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
35%
White
n/a
58%
Unknown
100%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.00 0.55
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a 51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
n/a 7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,930 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Birmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
7
Number of Students Managed 22,930
2,928
District Total Revenue $294 MM
n/a
District Spending $327 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,706
$0
District Spending / Student $11,921
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ensley High Alternative Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bush Middle Sch-magnet (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Councill Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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