Jones Valley Middle School

2000 31st Street Sw
Birmingham, AL 35221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Jones Valley Middle School serves 373 students in grades 6-8.
Jones Valley 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jones Valley Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Jones Valley Middle School's student population of 373 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Jones Valley 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 Jones Valley Middle School is 0.04, 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
#1244 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
98%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jones Valley Middle School 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 to Jones Valley Middle School is Wenonah High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Green Acres Middle School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Wenonah High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
    0.5 miles
    2800 Wilson Rd Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 231-1675
    0.5 9-12 736
  • Birmingham Midfield Area Vocational Department Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.2 miles
    1600 High School Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 923-2833
    1.2 9-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Midfield High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    1.2 miles
    1600 High School Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 923-2834
    1.2 9-12 337
  • Birmingham Green Acres Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 372 students
    1.5 miles
    1220 67th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 313-1370
    1.5 6-8 372
  • Birmingham Midfield Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 400 students
    1.5 miles
    416 Parkwood St
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 923-7727
    1.5 PK-4 400

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