Homewood Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
395 Mecca Avenue
Homewood, AL 35209
Phone
(205) 870-0878
District
HOMEWOOD CITY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1026
Classroom Teachers
68

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.6% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Homewood Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 45
Proficiency in Reading 69 45
Proficiency in Math 73 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 44
Proficiency in Reading 66 44
Proficiency in Math 77 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 43
Proficiency in Reading 71 42
Proficiency in Math 75.48 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.18
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.31
AVG FOR STATE 17.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 375 36.5%
Grade 7 337 32.8%
Grade 8 314 30.6%
Total 1026 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 63.6% 66.6% 55.6%
Black 19.8% 18.4% 33.1%
Hispanic 14.3% 12.6% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 2.3% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.7% 22.3% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.3% 19.8% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 2.5% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,595 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,175.4 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.7% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 9.2% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,916 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.7% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.7% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.9% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.2% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.5% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 10.0% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,927 $28,885,590 57.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $744 $3,102,480 6.2%
Staff $486 $2,026,620 4.0%
General Administration $409 $1,705,530 3.4%
School Administration $741 $3,089,970 6.1%
Operation $1,248 $5,204,160 10.3%
Transportation $76 $316,920 0.6%
Other $194 $808,980 1.6%
Total Support $3,899 $16,258,830 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,249 $5,208,330 10.3%
Total Expenditures $12,075 $50,352,750 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%