Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School

  • Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School serves 346 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 17% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ossie Ware Mitchell 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 student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School's student population of 346 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ossie Ware Mitchell 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle 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 School Rank#1230 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
94%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.170.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Robinson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    0.5 miles
    8400 1st Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205) 231-5555
    0.5 PK-5 442
  • Birmingham Barrett Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
    0.7 miles
    7601 Division Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205) 231-8130
    0.7 PK-5 452
  • Birmingham Oliver K5 School
    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
    1.8 miles
    6871 6th Court S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 231-8620
    1.8 PK-5 452
  • Birmingham Christian School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 658 students
    1.9 miles
    725 Mountain Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205) 231-5249
    1.9 PK-8 658
  • Birmingham Dupuy Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.0 miles
    4500 14th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 231-3250
    2.0 9-12 n/a

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