Brighton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%)
Brighton School's student population of 412 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||412 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Brighton School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Brighton School is 0.49, 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||This School||State Level (AL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1113 out of 1263 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||17:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Jefferson County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Brighton School is Hueytown High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rutledge School (0.8 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Birmingham Rutledge School Grades: 5-8 | 313 students
1221 8th St
Birmingham, AL 35228
(205) 780-8647 0.8 5-8 313
- Bessemer Hueytown Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 845 students
701 Sunrise Blvd
Bessemer, AL 35023
(205) 379-5150 1.8 6-8 845
- Fairfield Glen Oaks Elementary School Grades: K-6 | 327 students
1301 Highland Dr
Fairfield, AL 35064
(205) 783-6837 1.9 K-6 327
- Bessemer Abrams Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
1200 23rd Street N
Bessemer, AL 35020
(205) 432-3100 2.1 PK-5 301
- Bessemer Lipscomb Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 254 students
5605 10th St S
Bessemer, AL 35020
(205) 379-4550 2.1 K-5 254
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