Birmingham City School District

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  • BIRMINGHAM, AL 35203
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate51.5%69.0%
Dropout Rate0.7%2.2%
Per Pupil Spending$9,699$8,646
Students Per Teacher16.315.6
Number of Schools83-
Number of Students27,440-
Number of (FTE) Teachers1,688-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment27,44016.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students285
Kindergarten Students2,186
1st Grade Students2,137
2nd Grade Students2,167
3rd Grade Students2,241
4th Grade Students2,186
5th Grade Students2,143
6th Grade Students1,983
7th Grade Students1,905
8th Grade Students1,816
9th Grade Students2,639
10th Grade Students1,925
11th Grade Students1,513
12th Grade Students1,595
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native6
Asian or Pacific Islander43
Hispanic729
Black (Non-Hispanic)25,680
White (Non-Hispanic)261
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male13,448
Female13,271

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers1,68816.3
Prekindergarten Teachers13-
Kindergarten Teachers178-
Elementary Teachers813-
Secondary Teachers684-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides45
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors219
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors69
Elementary42
Secondary22
Other5
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians63
Library Support Staff25
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,223
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators32
LEA Administrative Support Staff134
School Administrators113
School Administrative Support Staff185
Student Support Services53
Other Support Services Staff707

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$350,091,000-
Total Local Revenues$132,751,00037.9%
Property Tax$77,329,00022.1%
All Other Taxes$1,0000.00%
Cities and Counties$31,714,0009.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$235,0000.07%
School Lunch$2,499,0000.7%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$35,0000.01%
District Activity Receipts$1,567,0000.4%
Other Sales and Services$238,0000.07%
Rents and Royalties$398,0000.1%
Interest Earnings$10,520,0003.0%
Fines and Forfeits$11,0000.00%
Private Contributions$3,593,0001.0%
Miscellaneous$4,611,0001.3%
Total State Revenues$167,180,00047.8%
General Formula Assistance$142,070,00040.6%
Staff Improvement Programs$111,0000.03%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$5,545,0001.6%
Bilingual Education Programs$157,0000.04%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$5,407,0001.5%
Transportation Programs$6,719,0001.9%
Other Programs$7,171,0002.0%
Total Federal Revenues$50,160,00014.3%
Through State - Title I$24,529,0007.0%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$7,334,0002.1%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$4,359,0001.2%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$524,0000.1%
Through State - Title V, Part A$59,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$1,117,0000.3%
Through State - Bilingual Education$176,0000.05%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$10,249,0002.9%
Through State - Other$1,078,0000.3%
Direct - Impact Aid$8,0000.00%
Direct - Other$727,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$274,146,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$136,652,00049.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$121,278,00044.2%
Student Support$20,491,0005.9%
Instructional Staff Support$26,135,0007.5%
General Administration Support$7,335,0002.1%
School Administration Support$20,073,0005.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$33,872,0009.7%
Student Transportation Support$7,417,0002.1%
Other Support Services$5,955,0001.7%
Total Other Expenditures$16,216,0005.9%
Food Services$16,216,0004.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 51.5%
Total Diploma Count 1,307
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 86
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12610.7%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Birmingham City School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 83
  • Students: 27,440
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 1,688
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ADOLESCENT DAY TREATMENT SCHOOL
1632 7th Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-12
2 -

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ARRINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
2101 Jefferson Ave Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
380 11.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
AVONDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4000 8th Ct South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
530 17.1

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BANKS MIDDLE SCHOOL
721 86th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
- -

5 out of 5
1 Review
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BARRETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7601 Division Ave
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
502 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
BUSH MIDDLE SCHOOL-MAGNET
1112 25th Stensley
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
349 18.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
CENTER STREET MIDDLE SCHOOL
1832 Center Waysouth
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
294 18.4

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
CENTRAL PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4915 Ave Q
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
697 15.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
CHARLES A BROWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4811 Court J
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
323 16.2

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CHRISTIAN ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
725 Mountain Dr
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
567 18.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 7-8
1 -

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CITY HIGH SCHOOL
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
12 -

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COUNCILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1400 Ave M
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-6
333 13.1

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CURRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7900 8th Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
- -

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DANIEL PAYNE MIDDLE SCHOOL
1500 Daniel Payne Dr
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
292 13.3

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ENGLE DAY TREATMENT SCHOOL
1632 7th Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 1-7
2 -

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ENSLEY HIGH ALTERNATIVE CENTER SCHOOL
1303 Ave F
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

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ENSLEY MIDDLE ALTERNATIVE CENTER SCHOOL
1303 Ave F
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
- -

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EPIC SCHOOL
1000 10th Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
424 13.6

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
FAMILY COURT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
120 2nd Court North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
- -

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FAMILY COURT HIGH SCHOOL
120 2nd Court North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

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GASTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5400 Oakwood St
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
245 10.7

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GATE CITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6910 Georgia Rd Gate City
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
338 15.0

1 out of 5
1 Review
GATEWAY SCHOOL
5201 Airport Hwy
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

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GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER HIGH SCHOOL
3900 24th St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
1,166 18.2

3.5 out of 5
6 Reviews
GIBSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
956 50th St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
259 14.4

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GLEN IRIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1115 11th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
827 18.8

3 out of 5
5 Reviews
GLENN MIDDLE SCHOOL
901 16th St West
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
206 17.2

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GOING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL-MAGNET
1015 North Martinwood Dr
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
393 19.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
GREEN ACRES MIDDLE SCHOOL
1220 67th St
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
375 15.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
HAYES HIGH SCHOOL
505 43rd St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-11
- -

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HEMPHILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
714 12th St Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
353 13.6

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HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
507 3rd St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
208 11.6

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HOMEBOUND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-6
3 -

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HOMEBOUND HIGH SCHOOL
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 7-12
7 -

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HUDSON K-EIGHT SCHOOL
3300 F L Shuttlesworth Dr
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
764 20.1

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
HUFFMAN HIGH SCHOOL-MAGNET
950 Springville Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
1,230 17.0

3 out of 5
4 Reviews
HUFFMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
517 Huffman Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
305 16.9

4 out of 5
10 Reviews
INGLENOOK SCHOOL
4120 Inglenook St
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
362 13.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
JACKSON-OLIN HIGH SCHOOL
510 12th St
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
1,433 17.5

3.5 out of 5
10 Reviews
JACKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1401 16th Way Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
286 16.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
JONES VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
2000 31st St Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
- -

5 out of 5
1 Review
KENNEDY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
125 63rd St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-12
- -

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KINGSTON KINDERGARTEN-EIGHTH GRADE SCHOOL
801 46th St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
- -

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KIRBY MIDDLE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1328 28th St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
- -

5 out of 5
1 Review
LEWIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2015 26th Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
260 15.3

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MARTHA GASKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL
200 Dalton Dr
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
391 23.0

4.5 out of 5
16 Reviews
MCELWAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL-MAGNET
4447 Montevallo Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-6
- -

3 out of 5
1 Review
MINOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2425 Ave Sensley
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
505 15.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
N H PRICE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
532 28th St Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
245 15.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH BIRMINGHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2620 35th Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
238 13.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH ROEBUCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 Red Ln Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
538 21.5

3.5 out of 5
10 Reviews
NORWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3136 Norwood Blvd
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
184 12.7

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
OLIN VOCATIONAL SCHOOL
1054 Ave F
Ensley, AL
Public | 7-12
- -

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OLIVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6871 6th Ct South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
- -

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OPPORTUNITY CENTER AT RIGGINS SCHOOL
3177 44th Ct North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-12
- -

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OSSIE WARE MITCHELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
501 81st St South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
345 14.4

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PARKER HIGH SCHOOL
900 4th St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
898 15.8

2 out of 5
2 Reviews
PHILLIPS ACADEMY
2316 7th Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-8
684 15.9

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POWDERLY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1901 20th St Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
245 17.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
PRINCETON ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
1425 2nd Ave West
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
229 14.8

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RAMSAY HIGH SCHOOL
1800 13th Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
726 18.4

4.5 out of 5
12 Reviews
ROBERT C ARTHUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
625 14th Ave Nw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
449 17.6

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ROBERT E LEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
630 18th St Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
171 13.2

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ROBINSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8400 1st Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
491 15.8

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SMITH MIDDLE SCHOOL
1124 Five Mile Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
331 22.1

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
SOUTH HAMPTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
565 Sheridan Rd Pc
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
512 13.5

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SUN VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1010 18th Ave Nw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
604 18.3

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
TR WRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL-MAGNET
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1212 Cheyenne Blvd
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
- -

5 out of 5
1 Review
TUGGLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
412 12th Ct North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-6
318 15.5

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
901 9th Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
281 12.8

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WENONAH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3008 Wilson Rd Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
738 17.0

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WENONAH HIGH SCHOOL
2800wilson Rd Sw
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
1,016 16.1

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
WE PUTNAM MIDDLE SCHOOL-MAGNET
1757 Montclair Rd
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
319 12.8

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WEST END HIGH SCHOOL
1840 Pearson Ave
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WHATLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
549 43rd St North
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-8
504 19.4

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WILKERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
116 11th Ct West
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
369 20.5

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1030 4th Terr West
Birmingham, AL
Public | KG-5
257 16.0

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WOODLAWN HIGH ALTERNATIVE CENTER SCHOOL
5620 1st Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

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WOODLAWN HIGH SCHOOL-MAGNET
5620 1s St Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
1,183 21.1

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WOODLAWN MIDDLE ALTERNATIVE CENTER SCHOOL
5620 1st Ave North
Birmingham, AL
Public | 6-8
- -

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WORKSHOP INCORPORATE SCHOOL
4244 3rd Ave South
Birmingham, AL
Public | 9-12
- -

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WYLAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
701 Erie St
Birmingham, AL
Public | PK-5
222 15.9

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