Berry Middle School

  • Berry Middle School serves 1,142 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Berry Middle School's student population of 1,142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berry Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berry Middle School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#56 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
6%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
22%
33%
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White
63%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berry Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.550.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoover City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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