Headland Middle School

1 Martin Luther King Dr
Headland, AL 36345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
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 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students581 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Headland Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Headland Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Headland Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#781 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenry County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Headland Middle School is Headland High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carver Magnet School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Headland Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Headland Headland Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
    0.2 miles
    305 Mitchell St
    Headland, AL 36345
    (334) 585-7080
    0.2 PK-5 792
  • Headland Headland High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 371 students
    0.3 miles
    8 Sporman St
    Headland, AL 36345
    (334) 585-7086
    0.3 10-12 371
  • Dothan Dothan Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    6.4 miles
    3165 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1436
    6.4 9-12 n/a
  • Dothan Morris Slingluff Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    6.4 miles
    4130 Westgate Parkway
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1479
    6.4 PK-5 382
  • Dothan Northview High School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,334 student
    6.4 miles
    3209 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1410
    6.4 9-12 1,334

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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