4500 Jaguar Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Berry Middle School serves 1,179 students in grades 6-8.
Berry Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Berry Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Berry Middle School's student population of 1,179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Berry Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Berry Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#111 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
21%
33%
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White
63%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20%)

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