Huffman Academy

1212 Cheyenne Boulevard
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Huffman Academy serves 825 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Huffman Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 21% (which is lower than 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 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Huffman Academy's student population of 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Huffman Academy 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 Huffman Academy is 0.23, 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
#1150 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
87%
33%
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White
2%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.230.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Huffman Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 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 and middle school to Huffman Academy is Huffman High Schoolmagnet (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smith Middle School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Huffman High Schoolmagnet Magnet School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,363 student
    0.6 miles
    900 Springville Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 231-5000
    0.6 8-12 1,363
  • Birmingham Smith Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 429 students
    1.3 miles
    1124 Five Mile Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 231-5675
    1.3 6-8 429
  • Birmingham Huffman Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 401 students
    1.8 miles
    517 Huffman Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 231-5370
    1.8 6-8 401
  • Birmingham Chalkville Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 1,276 student
    1.9 miles
    940 Chalkville School Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 379-2950
    1.9 K-5 1,276
  • Birmingham Center Point Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 705 students
    2.0 miles
    4801 Indian Trail
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205) 379-2900
    2 PK-2 705

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