Minor Elementary School

2425 Ave Sensley
Birmingham, AL 35218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Minor Elementary 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 7% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Minor Elementary School's student population of 476 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
476 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Minor Elementary 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 Minor Elementary School is 0.11, 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)
#1112 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Minor Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
7%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Minor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
24%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minor Elementary 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.
6-9%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Minor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Minor Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Minor Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
94%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Minor Elementary 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%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Minor Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Minor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Minor Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.11
This chart displays the diversity score of Minor Elementary 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
87%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Minor Elementary 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
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minor Elementary 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 Elementary School's ranking?
Minor Elementary School is ranked #1112 out of 1,285 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?
7% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Minor Elementary School?
476 students attend Minor Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Minor Elementary School students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Minor Elementary School?
Minor Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Minor Elementary School offer ?
Minor Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Minor Elementary School part of?
Minor Elementary School is part of Birmingham City School District.
In what neighborhood is Minor Elementary School located?
Minor Elementary School is located in the West End Manor neighborhood of Birmingham, AL.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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