Minor Community School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Minor Community School
Minor Community School is a small, public school located in the rural town of Minor, Missouri. It serves students from kindergarten through eighth grade, and is part of the Minor School District.
The school is dedicated to providing a quality education for all students. It offers a variety of classes and activities to engage students, including art, music, physical education, and foreign language. The school also provides a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs.
Minor Community School is committed to creating a safe and secure learning environment. The school has a strict code of conduct and a zero-tolerance policy for bullying and harassment. It also has a strong emphasis on character development, teaching students the importance of respect, responsibility, and good citizenship.
The school has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who are committed to helping students reach their full potential. They provide a supportive and encouraging atmosphere and strive to ensure that every student is successful.
Minor Community School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It provides an excellent education and a safe and supportive environment for students to thrive.
3006 Cora Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35224
PreK – 5
Overview Minor Community School
Minor Community School serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Minor Community School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Minor Community School
Minor Community School is ranked within the bottom 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 Minor Community School is 0.50, 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.