Midfield High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
1600 High School Rd
Midfield, AL 35228
Phone
(205) 923-2834
District
MIDFIELD CITY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
324
Classroom Teachers
20

* According to NeighborhoodScout’s research of school performance, Midfield High School ranks as one of the bottom 100 worst public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.4% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Midfield High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

50 40 30 20 10 0
6%
42%
6%
42%
6%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
16
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 82 25.3%
Grade 10 75 23.1%
Grade 11 81 25.0%
Grade 12 86 26.5%
Total 324 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.6% 0.7% 55.6%
Black 97.2% 94.1% 33.1%
Hispanic 1.9% 4.9% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 86.7% 89.9% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.9% 84.8% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 5.1% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,158 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,145.4 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,991 1,866,097
Single Parent Households With Children 16.7% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.0% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.6% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.8% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.1% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.5% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.0% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.5% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 19.1% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,549 $5,676,627 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $752 $769,296 6.3%
Staff $813 $831,699 6.8%
General Administration $591 $604,593 5.0%
School Administration $802 $820,446 6.7%
Operation $1,152 $1,178,496 9.7%
Transportation $260 $265,980 2.2%
Other $332 $339,636 2.8%
Total Support $4,702 $4,810,146 39.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,646 $1,683,858 13.8%
Total Expenditures $11,897 $12,170,631 100.0%
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%