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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 17 public high schools managed by Jefferson County School District serving 12,420 students in Pinson, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Jefferson County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pinson Clay-chalkville High School
    6623 Roe Chandler Rd
    Pinson, AL 35126
    (205)379-3050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1377 students
  • Warrior Corner High School
    4301 Warrior Jasper Road
    Warrior, AL 35180
    (205)379-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 544 students
  • Birmingham Erwin High School
    1000 Eagle Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)379-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 806 students
  • Birmingham Fultondale High School
    1450 Carson Rd N
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205)379-3500

    Grades: 6-12 | 609 students
  • Gardendale Gardendale High School
    800 Main St
    Gardendale, AL 35071
    (205)379-3600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1094 students
  • Bessemer Hueytown High School
    4881 15th Street Road
    Bessemer, AL 35023
    (205)379-4150

    Grades: 9-12 | 1116 students
  • Bessemer Jefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-west Alternative School
    131 Dabbs Avenue
    Bessemer, AL 35023
    (205)379-4130

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Birmingham Jefferson Co Counseling Learning Center Alternative School
    50 Long St
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205)379-4250

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Mc Calla Mcadory High School
    4800 Mcadory School Rd
    Mc Calla, AL 35111
    (205)379-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1086 students
  • Adamsville Minor High School
    2285 Minor Pkwy
    Adamsville, AL 35005
    (205)379-4750

    Grades: 9-12 | 1030 students
  • Morris Mortimer Jordan High School
    1920 Blue Devil Road
    Morris, AL 35116
    (205)379-4850

    Grades: 9-12 | 747 students
  • Bessemer Oak Grove High School
    9494 Oak Grove Pkwy
    Bessemer, AL 35023
    (205)379-5000

    Grades: 6-12 | 824 students
  • Pinson Pinson Valley High School
    6895 Highway 75
    Pinson, AL 35126
    (205)379-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1044 students
  • Pleasant Grove Pleasant Grove High School
    100 Spartan Drive
    Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
    (205)379-5250

    Grades: 7-12 | 755 students
  • Birmingham Shades Valley High School
    6100 Old Leeds Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35210
    (205)379-5350

    Grades: 9-12 | 1302 students
  • Birmingham Spain Rehab Special Education School
    1717 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205)934-5085

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Birmingham William E Burkett Multi-handicapped Center Special Education School
    8601 Old Highway 31
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205)379-2800

    Grades: K-12 | 86 students

Overview

School District NameJefferson County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students35,572 students
# of Teachers1,958 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students18,251 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students17,321 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students59 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students199 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students3,083 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students17,608 students
% Black Students
49%
# of White Students14,477 students
% White Students
41%
# of Hawaiian Students26 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students120 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:151
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,464
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,648
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,725
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,913
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,779
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,484
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,553
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,507
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,924
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,009
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,850
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,777
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County 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 92% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson County 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)
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson County 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
92%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson County School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,627 in this school district is less 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 $12,677 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$347 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson County School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$457 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson County School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,627$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson County School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,677$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson County School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Jefferson County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Fultondale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.