Whitesburg Middle School

  • Whitesburg Middle School serves 790 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Whitesburg Middle School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 790 students has grown by 51% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students790 students
Whitesburg Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Whitesburg Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Whitesburg Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWhitesburg Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Whitesburg Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Whitesburg Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2006)
Asian
1%
1%
Whitesburg Middle School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
10%
6%
Whitesburg Middle School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
29%
33%
Whitesburg Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
54%
56%
Whitesburg Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Whitesburg Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWhitesburg Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.620.58
Whitesburg Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
47%
Whitesburg Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Whitesburg Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Huntsville City School District's student population of 23,199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,421 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,518 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
6
Number of Students Managed23,1992,879
Huntsville City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$247 MM$30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$273 MM$30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,421$10,181
Huntsville City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,518$10,301
Huntsville City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HuntsvilleJones Valley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 441 students
    1.3 miles
    4908 Garth Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7220
    1.3PK-5441
  • HuntsvilleRoger B Chaffee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    1.4 miles
    7900 Whittier Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7040
    1.4PK-5393
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1742 students
    1.9 miles
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-8000
    1.99-121742
  • HuntsvilleWeatherly Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
    2.5 miles
    1307 Canstatt Dr
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7460
    2.5PK-5489
  • HuntsvilleHuntsville Center For TechnicalVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.6 miles
    2800 Drake Ave Sw
    HuntsvilleAL 35805
    (256)428-7810
    2.69-12n/a

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