Midfield City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,050 students in Midfield City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Midfield City School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Alabama public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Midfield City School District are Rutledge School, Midfield Elementary School and Midfield High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Midfield City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Midfield City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,473 Schools
# Students
1,050 Students
740,387 Students
# Teachers
59 Teachers
42,061 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Midfield City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#131 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Midfield City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Midfield 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)
19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Midfield 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
85-89%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Midfield 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
0.14
0.59
# American Indian Students
9 Students
6,925 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
10,746 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
40 Students
58,511 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
973 Students
243,146 Students
% Black Students
93%
33%
# White Students
10 Students
403,662 Students
% White Students
1%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
16,560 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
9
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
84
54,877
# Students in 1st Grade:
76
56,316
# Students in 2nd Grade:
79
55,468
# Students in 3rd Grade:
63
57,386
# Students in 4th Grade:
89
58,396
# Students in 5th Grade:
70
57,546
# Students in 6th Grade:
81
55,235
# Students in 7th Grade:
80
55,345
# Students in 8th Grade:
82
54,934
# Students in 9th Grade:
80
57,297
# Students in 10th Grade:
87
55,313
# Students in 11th Grade:
97
53,914
# Students in 12th Grade:
73
52,840
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,202 is higher than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,591 is higher than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Midfield City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Midfield City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,202
$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Midfield City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,591
$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Midfield City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Midfield City School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rutledge School
Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1221 8th St
Birmingham, AL 35228
(205) 780-8647
Grades: 5-8
| 313 students
Rank: #22.
Midfield Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
416 Parkwood St
Birmingham, AL 35228
(205) 923-7727
Grades: PK-4
| 400 students
Rank: #33.
Midfield High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 High School Rd
Birmingham, AL 35228
(205) 923-2834
Grades: 9-12
| 337 students
Midfield Area Vocational Department
Vocational School
1600 High School Dr
Birmingham, AL 35221
(205) 923-2833
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Students: 1,050 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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