Bankhead Middle School

Tel: (205)483-7245
Grades 5-8
310 students
Bankhead Middle School serves 310 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Bankhead Middle School operates within the Walker County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 310 students
Bankhead Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bankhead Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Bankhead Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bankhead Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Bankhead Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.32
Bankhead Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
52%
Bankhead Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Bankhead Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Walker County School District's student population of 8,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,564 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,213 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
7
Number of Students Managed 8,073 3,026
Walker County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,564 $10,181
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,213 $10,301
Walker County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cordova High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walker Co Alternative School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cordova Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CordovaCordova High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 486 students
    0.1 miles
    183 School Rd
    CordovaAL 35550
    (205)483-7404
    0.19-12486
  • CordovaCordova Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 383 students
    0.3 miles
    35 North St
    CordovaAL 35550
    (205)483-7666
    0.3PK-4383
  • JasperWalker Co Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12
    3.4 miles
    1100 Viking Dr
    JasperAL 35501
    (205)483-7410
    3.4KG-12n/a
  • JasperValley Junior High School
    Grades: PK-8 | 610 students
    4.2 miles
    155 Valley School Rd
    JasperAL 35504
    (205)483-9381
    4.2PK-8610
  • ParrishParrish High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 238 students
    5.4 miles
    35 Tornado Alley
    ParrishAL 35580
    (205)686-7701
    5.47-12238

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