Kirby Middle School (Closed 2010)

Kirby Middle School served 277 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kirby Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kirby Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kirby Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
99%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kirby Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
1%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kirby Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kirby Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.020.59
This chart display the diversity score of Kirby Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kirby Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kirby Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kirby Middle School is Homebound High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Phillips Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norwood Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Norwood Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    0.5 miles
    3136 Norwood Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35234
    (205) 231-3620
    0.5 PK-5 304
  • Birmingham Phillips Academy Math: 61% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 714 students
    0.8 miles
    2316 7th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
    (205) 231-9500
    0.8 PK-8 714
  • Birmingham Hudson Keight School Math: 10% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 750 students
    1.5 miles
    3300 F L Shuttlesworth Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35207
    (205) 231-3000
    1.5 PK-8 750
  • Birmingham Homebound Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: K-6 | 4 students
    1.6 miles
    2015 Park Place
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777
    1.6 K-6 4
  • Birmingham Homebound High School Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12
    1.6 miles
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777
    1.6 7-12 n/a
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