Homewood City School District

All
(5)
All
(5)
 
High
(1)
High
(1)
 
Middle
(1)
Middle
(1)
 
Elementary
(4)
Elementary
(4)
 
Pre-K
(1)
Pre-K
(1)
 

Overview

School District NameHomewood City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.homewood.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(205)870-4203

Homewood City School District (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Birmingham Edgewood Elementary School Math: 82% / Reading: 70% | Top 5%
    901 College Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)423-2400

    Grades: K-5 | 835 students
  • Birmingham Hall Kent Elementary School Math: 73% / Reading: 58% | Top 10%
    213 Hall Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)423-2430

    Grades: PK-5 | 652 students
  • Birmingham Homewood High School Math: 49% / Reading: 50% | Top 30%
    1901 S Lakeshore Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)871-9663

    Grades: 9-12 | 1175 students
  • Birmingham Homewood Middle School Math: 77% / Reading: 71% | Top 5%
    395 Mecca Avenue
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)870-0878

    Grades: 6-8 | 928 students
  • Birmingham Shades Cahaba Elementary School Math: 82% / Reading: 65% | Top 5%
    3001 Independence Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)871-1113

    Grades: K-5 | 580 students
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools5 Schools1,530 Schools
# of Students4,170 Students744,845 Students
# of Teachers277 Teachers42,377 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1

District Comparison

  • Homewood City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Homewood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Homewood 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Homewood City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.550.59
# of American Indian Students4 Students6,998 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students101 Students10,712 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students523 Students55,311 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
7%
# of Black Students787 Students245,636 Students
% Black Students
19%
33%
# of White Students2,654 Students409,208 Students
% White Students
64%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student769 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students100 Students16,211 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6414,638
# of Students in Kindergarten:31855,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:32256,606
# of Students in 2nd Grade:33357,603
# of Students in 3rd Grade:35758,551
# of Students in 4th Grade:35557,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:31855,815
# of Students in 6th Grade:31255,256
# of Students in 7th Grade:30655,270
# of Students in 8th Grade:31055,055
# of Students in 9th Grade:29958,792
# of Students in 10th Grade:29957,037
# of Students in 11th Grade:30354,489
# of Students in 12th Grade:27452,320
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,905 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,481 is higher than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$44 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Homewood City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$46 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Homewood City  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,905$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Homewood City  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,481$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Homewood City  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Recent Articles
As public schools in the United States continue to increase in their racial, ethnic, economic, and religious diversity, some districts need to rethink their holiday celebrations in a manner that is inclusive and respectful of all people.
As schools around the country close for two weeks or more, parents find themselves asking some tough questions. Read on to learn about the current and future impact of COVID-19 on students in public schools.
Every child learns differently and it’s a teacher’s job to meet students where they are and guide them through the learning process. Scaffolding is a teaching tool that helps students develop critical thinking skills and the ability to learn independently.