Birmingham, AL
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Birmingham Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Birmingham City School District Details

Birmingham City School District
2015 Park Place North
Birmingham, AL 35203

24,449 Students enrolled in District

53 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Birmingham City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Adolescent Day Treatment School
2015 Park Place N
Birmingham, AL, 35203
KG-12
Arrington Middle School
2101 Jefferson Ave Sw
Birmingham, AL, 35211
06-08
Avondale Elem School
4000 8th Ct S
Birmingham, AL, 35222
PK-05
Barrett Elem School
7601 Division Ave
Birmingham, AL, 35206
KG-05
Bush Hills Acad School
900 16th Street West
Birmingham, AL, 35208
PK-08
Bush Middle Sch-Magnet School
1832 Center Way S
Birmingham, AL, 35205
KG-08
Central Pk Elem School
4915 Ave Q
Birmingham, AL, 35208
KG-05
Charles A Brown Elem School
4811 Court J
Birmingham, AL, 35208
KG-05
Christian Alt School
725 Mountain Dr
Birmingham, AL, 35206
KG-08
City Elem School
417 29th Street South
Birmingham, AL, 35233
07-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.2% 57.5%
Black 93.6% 34.0%
Hispanic 5.1% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.9% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.9% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,499 $134,445,051 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $582 $14,229,318 4.9%
Staff $670 $16,380,830 5.7%
General Administration $218 $5,329,882 1.8%
School Administration $589 $14,400,461 5.0%
Operation $1,282 $31,343,618 10.9%
Transportation $343 $8,386,007 2.9%
Other $208 $5,085,392 1.8%
Total Support $3,892 $95,155,508 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,405 $58,799,845 20.4%
Total Expenditures $11,796 $288,400,404 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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