Hoover City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 13,640 students in Hoover City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Hoover City School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hoover City School District are Greystone Elementary School, Deer Valley Elementary School and Robert F Bumpus Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hoover City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hoover City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Hoover City School District
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
18 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
13,640 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
982 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Hoover City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 139 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#7 out of 139 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hoover City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hoover 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hoover 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hoover City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.61
# American Indian Students
13 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
976 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
7%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,165 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
9%
# Black Students
3,199 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
23%
32%
# White Students
7,496 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
55%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
786 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
213
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
890
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
937
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
906
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
996
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
988
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
986
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,091
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,134
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,092
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,100
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,094
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,102
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,111
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,161 is higher than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,089 is higher than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$180 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hoover City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$179 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Hoover City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,161
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hoover City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,089
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hoover City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Hoover City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Greystone Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
300 Village Street
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 439-3200
Grades: PK-5
| 463 students
Rank: #22.
Deer Valley Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4990 Ross Bridge Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-3300
Grades: PK-5
| 766 students
Rank: #33.
Robert F Bumpus Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6055 Flemming Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-2200
Grades: 6-8
| 1,122 students
Rank: #44.
Brocks Gap Intermediate School
Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1730 Lake Cyrus Club Drive
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-1600
Grades: 3-5
| 438 students
Rank: #55.
Bluff Park Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
569 Park Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 597 students
Rank: #66.
Spain Park High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
4700 Jaguar Drive
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 439-1400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,634 students
Rank: #77.
Hoover High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
1000 Buccaneer Drive
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-1200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,766 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Berry Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4500 Jaguar Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 439-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 1,142 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Riverchase Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1950 Old Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 667 students
Rank: #1010.
Shades Mountain Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2250 Sumpter St
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-3100
Grades: PK-5
| 303 students
Rank: #1111.
Ira F Simmons Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1575 Patton Chapel Road
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,060 students
Rank: #1212.
Rocky Ridge Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2876 Old Rocky Ridge Rd
Birmingham, AL 35243
(205) 439-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 593 students
Rank: #1313.
Trace Crossings Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
5454 Learning Lane
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 676 students
Rank: #1414.
Gwin Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1580 Patton Chapel Road
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 559 students
Rank: #1515.
Green Valley Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3200 Old Columbiana Rd
Birmingham, AL 35226
(205) 439-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students
Rank: n/an/a
Crossroads School
Alternative School
1085 Buccaneer Drive
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-1800
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Riverchase Career Connection Center
Vocational School
853 Willow Oak Drive
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-1900
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
3770 South Shades Crest Rd
Birmingham, AL 35244
(205) 439-3000
Grades: PK-2
| 443 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Hoover City
  • 2810 Metropolitan Way, Hoover, AL, 35243-2944
  • (205) 439-1015
  • hoover.k12.al.us
  • Students: 13,640 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 30% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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