Bragg Middle School

  • Bragg Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bragg Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Bragg Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Bragg Middle School's student population of 820 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bragg Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bragg Middle School is 0.46, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#374 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
29%
33%
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White
68%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This is a great School. My oldest daughter was a student here and my youngest daughter will be attending this school in 2 years. The staff and teachers are great at their jobs, they are great people as well. They work very hard to meet the needs of all of their student's and parents.
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The faculty turns their back to issues and they ignore reports of bullying. They resolve issues they ignore by sending kids to alternative schools.
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