Minor Community School

3006 Cora Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Minor Community 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 409 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Minor Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Minor Community School's student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Minor Community School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Minor Community School is 0.52, 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)
#1098 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
24%
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15-19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minor Community 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
12%
10%
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Black
66%
32%
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White
19%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Minor Community School and the public school average diversity score 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
78%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Minor Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minor Community 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Minor Community School's ranking?
Minor Community School is ranked #1098 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Minor Community School?
409 students attend Minor Community School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Minor Community School students are Black, 19% of students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Minor Community School?
Minor Community School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Minor Community School offer ?
Minor Community School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Minor Community School part of?
Minor Community School is part of Jefferson County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 409 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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