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BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Birmingham, Alabama SCHOOLS
Birmingham schools boast a total student population of 87,962 attending 165 schools in 15 public school districts and 67 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Birmingham public schools spend an average of $9,619 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Birmingham public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. Birmingham private schools average 6:1. Also, high schools in Birmingham average a student body population of 603, while Birmingham middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 452 and 410 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.