Gaston Kinderg-eighth School (Closed 2015)

5400 Oakwood St
Birmingham, AL 35228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 85%) for the 2010-11 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students (10-11)221 students
This chart display total students of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (10-11)21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
80-84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
75-79%
85%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian (10-11)
n/a
1%
Asian (10-11)
n/a
2%
Hispanic (10-11)
1%
4%
Black (10-11)
99%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White (10-11)
n/a
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hawaiian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
90%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gaston Kinderg-eighth School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gaston Kinderg-eighth School is Midfield Area Vocational Department (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rutledge School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lipscomb Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Midfield Area Vocational Department Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    1600 High School Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 923-2833
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Midfield High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    0.9 miles
    1600 High School Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 923-2834
    0.9 9-12 337
  • Bessemer Lipscomb Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 254 students
    1.1 miles
    5605 10th St S
    Bessemer, AL 35020
    (205) 379-4550
    1.1 K-5 254
  • Birmingham Midfield Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 400 students
    1.1 miles
    416 Parkwood St
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 923-7727
    1.1 PK-4 400
  • Fairfield Glen Oaks Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 327 students
    1.2 miles
    1301 Highland Dr
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6837
    1.2 K-6 327
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