Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School

  • Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School serves 282 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School's student population of 282 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School is 0.55, 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#13 out of 1270 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
44%
33%
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White
48%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.550.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School is Jacksonolin High School (1.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bush Hills Academy (0.6 miles away)
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