PROFICIENCY 18% 52% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Decatur City
37%Decatur
37%Alabama

Brookhaven Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Decatur City" in Decatur, AL. There are a total of 392 students and 26 teachers at Brookhaven Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 345 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

Brookhaven Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.0%, which is 52% lower than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students392
Teachers26
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch345
Reduced lunch12

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Brookhaven Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All16%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
710-14%
86-9%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
715-19%
825-29%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Brookhaven Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
Caucasian 7.7% 43.2% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 47.8% 31.7% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 1.0% 1.2% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 42.6% 19.8% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 3.6% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
West Decatur Elementary School25%0.8Decatur, AL
Austin High School36%0.9Decatur, AL
Banks-caddell Elementary School25%1.1Decatur, AL
Woodmeade Elementary School25%1.2Decatur, AL
Decatur High Dev50%1.2Decatur, AL
Austinville Elementary School22%1.3Decatur, AL
Decatur High School38%1.3Decatur, AL
Somerville Road Elementary School17%1.4Decatur, AL
Oak Pk Middle School39%1.6Decatur, AL
Walter Jackson Elementary School52%1.9Decatur, AL
Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School64%2.3Decatur, AL
Cedar Ridge Middle School39%2.4Decatur, AL

Decatur demographics profile

StatisticDecaturAlabamaNational
Population55,4194,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,0259291
Median age38.638.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Speak English88%95%79%
Speak Spanish11%3%13%

Education level achieved in Decatur

IndexDecaturAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade78.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.7%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college56.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.0%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.2%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.5%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Brookhaven Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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