Homewood Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Homewood Middle School
Homewood Middle School is a public school located in Homewood, Alabama. It serves students in grades 6-8 and is part of the Homewood City School System. The school is known for its excellent academic program, which is designed to ensure that all students are college and career ready. Homewood Middle School also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and activities. The school is committed to developing the whole student and helping them to reach their full potential. The faculty and staff are dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment and are committed to helping students reach their goals. Homewood Middle School is a great school and is a great place for students to learn and grow.
395 Mecca Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35209
6 – 8
Overview Homewood Middle School
Homewood Middle School serves 1,049 students in grades 6-8.
Homewood Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Homewood Middle School
Homewood Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Homewood Middle School is 0.55, 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.