We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet

  • We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet serves 285 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (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 19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet's student population of 285 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet is 0.15, 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#1120 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet 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)
19%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet 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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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
92%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.150.59
This chart display the diversity score of We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet 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 We Putnam Middle Sch-magnet 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

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