Minor Middle School

400 Hillcrest Rd
Adamsville, AL 35005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Minor Middle School serves 665 students in grades 6-8.
Minor Middle 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 11% (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 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Minor Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Minor Middle School's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students665 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Minor Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Minor Middle 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 Minor Middle School is 0.31, 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
#1171 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
82%
33%
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White
12%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Minor Middle School is Minor High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Hampton K8 (4.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crumly Chapel Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Adamsville Minor High School Math: 18% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,007 student
    0.9 miles
    2285 Minor Pkwy
    Adamsville, AL 35005
    (205) 379-4750
    0.9 9-12 1,007
  • Birmingham Crumly Chapel Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    1.1 miles
    2201 Pershing Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35214
    (205) 379-3250
    1.1 PK-5 367
  • Adamsville Adamsville Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
    1.6 miles
    4600 Hazelwood Road
    Adamsville, AL 35005
    (205) 379-2400
    1.6 K-5 314
  • Graysville Brookville Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 233 students
    3.2 miles
    4275 Brookville School Rd
    Graysville, AL 35073
    (205) 379-2700
    3.2 K-5 233
  • Birmingham Minor Community School Math: 30% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
    3.5 miles
    3006 Cora Avenue
    Birmingham, AL 35224
    (205) 379-4800
    3.5 PK-5 416

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