Buckhorn Middle School

Tel: (256)379-4185
  • Buckhorn Middle School serves 662 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Buckhorn Middle School operates within the Madison County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 662 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students662 students
Gender %Buckhorn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Students by GradeBuckhorn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
American Indian
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsBuckhorn Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.58
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Madison County School District's student population of 19,452 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,805 in this district is less than the state average of $10,349. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,267 is less than the state average of $10,471. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameMadison County School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed19,4522,907
Madison County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$174 MM$30 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$203 MM$30 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,805$10,349
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,267$10,471
Madison County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Alabama public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Alabama is Decatur City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.