Wilkerson Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Wilkerson Middle School
Wilkerson Middle School is an exemplary school located in the heart of the city. It is a public school that serves students in grades 6 to 8. The school has a rich history of success and has consistently been recognized for its excellent academic standards. The school has a diverse student body and offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs. Wilkerson Middle School also has a strong commitment to the arts, with a dedicated art program and a theater program. Wilkerson Middle School is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing environment for all students, and its staff are committed to helping each student reach their potential. The school is also committed to fostering a sense of community and building strong relationships with parents and the local community. Wilkerson Middle School is an exceptional school that is committed to helping each student reach their highest potential.
116 11th Ct W
Birmingham, AL 35204
6 – 8
Overview Wilkerson Middle School
Wilkerson Middle School serves 399 students in grades 6-8.
Wilkerson Middle 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 ≤1% (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 18% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Verdict on Wilkerson Middle School
Wilkerson Middle 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 Wilkerson Middle School is 0.27, 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.