1 Martin Luther King Dr
Headland, AL 36345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Headland Middle School serves 581 students in grades 6-9.
Headland Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Headland Middle School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
581 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Headland Middle 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 Headland Middle School is 0.41, 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
#738 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
18%
33%
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White
75%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Very Please with HMS. They always go above and beyond for my children as well as others!!
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5  
This school staff really cares about the students and offers extra help. I cannot say enough good things about the administration and their willingness to help students.
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2  
This school is bad for my children. So i pulled them out immediantley and put them in providence. This school is terrible.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Top 50%)

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