Midfield Elementary School

416 Parkwood St
Birmingham, AL 35228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Midfield Elementary School serves 400 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Midfield Elementary 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 20-24% (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 15-19% (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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Midfield Elementary School's student population of 400 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students400 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Midfield Elementary 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 Midfield Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#1138 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
91%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMidfield City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Midfield Elementary School is Midfield Area Vocational Department (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairfield Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glen Oaks Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Midfield Area Vocational Department Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    1600 High School Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 923-2833
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Midfield High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    0.4 miles
    1600 High School Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 923-2834
    0.4 9-12 337
  • Fairfield Glen Oaks Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 327 students
    1.0 miles
    1301 Highland Dr
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6837
    1 K-6 327
  • Fairfield Fairfield Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12
    1.1 miles
    6405 Ave D
    Fairfield, AL 35064
    (205) 783-6847
    1.1 K-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Green Acres Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 372 students
    1.1 miles
    1220 67th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 313-1370
    1.1 6-8 372

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