565 Sheridan Rd Pratt City
Birmingham, AL 35214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
South Hampton K8 serves 549 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
South Hampton K8 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

South Hampton K8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

South Hampton K8's student population of 549 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
549 students
This chart display total students of South Hampton K8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of South Hampton K8
Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of South Hampton K8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of South Hampton K8 by grade.

School Rankings

South Hampton K8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Hampton K8 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1087 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of South Hampton K8, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Hampton K8 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Hampton K8 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of South Hampton K8 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Hampton K8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
97%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Hampton K8 and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Hampton K8 and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Hampton K8.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.06
This chart display the diversity score of South Hampton K8 and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Hampton K8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Hampton K8 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review South Hampton K8. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

27 Parenting Tips for School Success
From managing homework to avoiding helicopter parenting, this article provides 27 insightful tips for parents to help their children succeed academically.
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Learn about what schools have planned for school bus safety week, as well as problems school bus drivers commonly face while transporting students to and from school.
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Learn about the recent decision by Mayor Emanuel to raise property taxes to provide additional funding for local schools – and the controversy surrounding his decision.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 549 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

Quick Links