Phillips Academy

  • Phillips Academy serves 732 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Phillips Academy's student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students732 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phillips Academy's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phillips Academy is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#172 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phillips Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phillips Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
97%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Phillips Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phillips Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.060.59
This chart display the diversity score of Phillips Academy and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Phillips Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Phillips Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Ucp Of Greater Birmingham Special Education School

    0.4 miles
    2430 11th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35234
    (205)251-0165
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Birmingham Alabama School Of Fine Arts Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.5 miles
    1800 Rev. Abraham Woods Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35203
    (205)252-9241
    0.5 7-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Homebound Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: K-6
    1.1 miles
    2015 Park Place
    Birmingham, AL 35223
    (205)251-5096
    1.1 K-6 n/a
  • Birmingham Homebound High School Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12
    1.1 miles
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35223
    (205)251-5096
    1.1 7-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Norwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
    1.2 miles
    3136 Norwood Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35234
    (205)231-3620
    1.2 PK-5 281

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