We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet

1757 Montclair Rd
Birmingham, AL 35210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet serves 324 students in grades 6-8.
We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet 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 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 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet 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 diversity score of We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet is 0.10, 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 Testing Rank
#1244 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)
16%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
95%
33%
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White
2%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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

The nearest high school to We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet is Dupuy Alternative School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Irondale Community School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Irondale Community School Math: 32% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 417 students
    0.6 miles
    225 16th St S
    Birmingham, AL 35210
    (205) 379-4200
    0.6 3-5 417
  • Birmingham Cherokee Bend Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    1.3 miles
    4400 Fair Oaks Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205) 871-3595
    1.3 K-6 457
  • Birmingham Oliver K5 School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
    1.5 miles
    6871 6th Court S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 231-8620
    1.5 PK-5 452
  • Birmingham Dupuy Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.2 miles
    4500 14th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 231-3250
    2.2 9-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Barrett Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
    2.3 miles
    7601 Division Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205) 231-8130
    2.3 PK-5 452

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