South Hampton K8

  • South Hampton K8 serves 549 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • South Hampton K8's student population of 549 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students549 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1154 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
97%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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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 Score0.060.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
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.
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 Jacksonolin High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 856 students
    1.7 miles
    1300 Avenue F Ensley
    Birmingham, AL 35218
    (205)231-6431
    1.7 8-12 856
  • Birmingham Hillview Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 289 students
    2.0 miles
    1520 Cherry Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35214
    (205)379-4050
    2.0 K-5 289
  • Birmingham Minor Community School
    Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
    2.5 miles
    3006 Cora Avenue
    Birmingham, AL 35224
    (205)379-4800
    2.5 PK-5 416
  • Birmingham Bush Hills Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 476 students
    2.7 miles
    900 16th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)231-6370
    2.7 PK-8 476
  • Birmingham Bush K8
    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
    2.7 miles
    1832 Center Way S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)231-7190
    2.7 PK-8 358

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