Midfield High School

1600 High School Rd
Birmingham, AL 35228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 336 students in grades 9-12, Midfield High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Midfield High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Midfield High School's student population of 336 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
336 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Midfield High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Midfield High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#1170 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤10%
29%
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≤10%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Midfield High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Midfield High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
96%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Midfield High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Midfield High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Midfield High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Midfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Midfield High School's ranking?
Midfield High School is ranked #1170 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Midfield High School often compared to?
Midfield High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mountain Brook High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while ≤10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Midfield High School?
The graduation rate of Midfield High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Midfield High School?
336 students attend Midfield High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Midfield High School students are Black, and 4% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Midfield High School?
Midfield High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Midfield High School offer ?
Midfield High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Midfield High School part of?
Midfield High School is part of Midfield City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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