Headland Middle School

  • Headland Middle School serves 581 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Headland Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Headland Middle School's student population of 581 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 28% 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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School Comparison

  • Headland Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Headland Middle School is 0.39, 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 School Rank (16-17)#541 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Headland Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
19%
33%
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White
76%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Headland Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.390.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Headland Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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  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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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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