Birmingham City School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 53 public schools managed by Birmingham City School District serving 24,693 students in Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama state average of 44%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Birmingham City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Birmingham Adolescent Day Treatment Special Education School
    Charter School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205)934-1241

    Grades: K-12 | 3 students
  • Birmingham Arrington Middle School Charter School
    2101 Jefferson Ave Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205)231-1130

    Grades: 6-8 | 371 students
  • Birmingham Avondale Elementary School Charter School
    4000 8th Ct S
    Birmingham, AL 35222
    (205)231-7130

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • Birmingham Barrett Elementary School Charter School
    7601 Division Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205)231-8130

    Grades: K-5 | 406 students
  • Birmingham Bush Hills Academy Charter School
    900 16th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)231-6370

    Grades: PK-8 | 507 students
  • Birmingham Bush Middle Sch-magnet Charter School
    1832 Center Way S
    Birmingham, AL 35218
    (205)231-6000

    Grades: K-8 | 307 students
  • Birmingham Central Pk Elementary School Charter School
    4915 Ave Q
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)231-1250

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Birmingham Charles A Brown Elementary School Charter School
    4811 Court J
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)231-1190

    Grades: K-5 | 500 students
  • Birmingham Christian Alternative School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    725 Mountain Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205)231-5250

    Grades: K-8 | 678 students
  • Birmingham City Elementary School Alternative School
    Charter School
    417 29th Street South
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205)808-0001

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Engle Day Treatment Special Education School
    Charter School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35223
    (205)934-3476

    Grades: 1-7 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Epic School Charter School
    1000 10th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)231-7370

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Birmingham Family Court Elementary School Alternative School
    Charter School
    120 2nd Court N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205)583-4891

    Grades: K-8 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Family Court High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    120 2nd Court N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205)583-4891

    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
  • Birmingham Gate City Elementary School Charter School
    6871 6th Court S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)231-8310

    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
  • Birmingham Gateway School Special Education School
    Charter School
    5201 Airport Hwy.
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)592-8374

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Birmingham George Washington Carver High School Charter School
    3900 24th St N
    Birmingham, AL 35207
    (205)231-3900

    Grades: 9-12 | 862 students
  • Birmingham Glen Iris Elementary School Charter School
    1115 11th Street South
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)231-7440

    Grades: K-5 | 834 students
  • Birmingham Green Acres Middle School Charter School
    1220 67th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205)231-1370

    Grades: 6-8 | 308 students
  • Birmingham Hayes K-8 Elementary School Charter School
    505 43rd Street North
    Birmingham, AL 35222
    (205)231-8900

    Grades: PK-8 | 905 students
  • Birmingham Hemphill Elementary School Charter School
    714 12th Street S.w.
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205)231-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • Birmingham Homebound Elementary School Special Education School
    Charter School
    2015 Park Place
    Birmingham, AL 35223
    (205)251-5096

    Grades: K-6 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Homebound High School Special Education School
    Charter School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35223
    (205)251-5096

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Hudson K-eight School Charter School
    3300 F. L. Shuttlesworth Dr.
    Birmingham, AL 35207
    (205)231-3000

    Grades: PK-8 | 751 students
  • Birmingham Huffman Academy Charter School
    1212 Cheyenne Boulevard
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)231-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 816 students
  • Birmingham Huffman High Sch-magnet Magnet School
    Charter School
    900 Springville Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)231-5000

    Grades: PK-12 | 1433 students
  • Birmingham Huffman Middle School Charter School
    517 Huffman Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)231-5370

    Grades: 6-8 | 342 students
  • Birmingham Inglenook School Charter School
    4120 Inglenook Street
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205)231-3310

    Grades: K-8 | 419 students
  • Birmingham Jackson-olin High School Charter School
    1300 Avenue F Ensley
    Birmingham, AL 35218
    (205)231-6431

    Grades: 8-12 | 947 students
  • Birmingham Kennedy Alternative High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    4500 14th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (334)242-9700

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Lewis Elementary School Charter School
    2015 26th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35234
    (205)231-3440

    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
  • Birmingham Martha Gaskins Middle School Charter School
    200 Dalton Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)231-9200

    Grades: K-5 | 592 students
  • Birmingham Minor Elementary School Charter School
    2425 Ave Sensley
    Birmingham, AL 35218
    (205)231-6555

    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
  • Birmingham Ossie Ware Mitchell Elementary School Charter School
    501 81st Street South
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205)231-4600

    Grades: 6-8 | 325 students
  • Birmingham Oxmoor K-5 Elementary School Charter School
    3600 Sydney Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205)231-1200

    Grades: K-5 | 562 students
  • Show 18 more public schools in Birmingham City

Overview

School District NameBirmingham City School District
# of Schools53
# of Students24,693
# of Teachers1,293
Student : Teacher Ratio19
# of Male Students12,475
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students12,218
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.15
# of American Indian Students37
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students28
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students1,359
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students22,803
% Black Students
92%
# of White Students281
% White Students
1%
# of Hawaiian Students21
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students164
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:683
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,167
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,227
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,207
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,111
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,966
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,865
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,716
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,627
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,609
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,783
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,777
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,584
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,371
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Birmingham City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 55% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birmingham City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birmingham City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Birmingham City School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,602 is higher than the state average of $10,349. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,792 is higher than the state average of $10,471. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$291 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Birmingham City School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$371 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Birmingham City School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,602$10,349
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Birmingham City School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,792$10,471
This chart display average spending per public school student in Birmingham City School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Birmingham City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.15, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.33. The most diverse school in the district is Adolescent Day Treatment. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.