Headland Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Headland Middle School
Headland Middle School is a vibrant learning community located in the heart of Headland, Alabama. Our school is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment that encourages students to reach their full potential. We offer a wide range of academic and extracurricular activities that engage our students and help them develop the skills they need to be successful in the future.
At Headland Middle School, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect and collaboration. We believe that all students should be treated with dignity and respect and that everyone should have the opportunity to learn and grow. We promote an atmosphere of acceptance, understanding, and appreciation of diversity.
Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing a rigorous academic program that challenges our students and prepares them for college and career success. We also offer a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and other activities that help our students develop their interests and talents.
At Headland Middle School, we believe that every student has the potential to succeed and that our school is the perfect place to help them reach their goals. We are committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment that encourages our students to reach their full potential.
1 Martin Luther King Dr
Headland, AL 36345
6 – 9
Overview Headland Middle School
Headland Middle School serves 580 students in grades 6-9.
Headland Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Headland Middle School
Headland Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Headland Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.