Smith Middle School

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1124 Five Mile Rd

Birmingham, AL 35215

(205) 231-5675

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 33

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Smith Middle School

My children have attended schools from all around the country. I can say, without a doubt, that Smith Middle School may be the worse school my son has attended in his entire life. The teachers do not seem too involved with the children's education and the children that attend this school seem to have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/14

Terrible!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Never should have taken my child to this school. Better off at home. Why should the student give a darn if the teacher doesn't.

Posted by a parent on 12/18/13

My name is Ayana Hudson and I attended school at Smith my 6-8 grade school year. I must say that the teachers there were very helpful and did all they could do to help students understand. I learned alot while attending SMS and it has traveled with me throughout my life, I am now a college sophmore and ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/12/13

Let alone the fact that the school is ancient, the staff could also use updating. I'm not calling the school terrible but it's not great. The school could use major improvement from the buildings to the recreation outside. The basketball court and gym should be demolished and made a new. That is ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/10/13

I am a birmingham city schools employee and I don't think Smith has a nice school. Compared to Martha Gaskins a wonderful school ! they are ignorant of such things. As far as work goes teachers are yelling each and every minute. Hudson acts better than them. This is why I rated Smith one 1. It is not ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/10/10

My name is karen watkins I am a proud parent of Smith Middle School I have three kids attend their I have enjoyed the staff at Smith Middle they are awsome. Thanks Dr. Willis and staff for with the Pettway and Allison family .

Posted by a parent on 04/14/10

My name is Malehia Pruitt. I attended Smith Middle School 1 year ago.I think it is a wonder school for your child to enroll in. I believe that it helped me recieve the best education to help me in my future to accomplish my goals.

Posted by a student on 03/23/09

At first, I listened to all the 'nay sayers' about Smith school. Sure, it's just like any other school. They have their good days and their bad days. Overall, they are doing an excellent job. There is a need for more teachers so that they can offer more elective classes and technology is a major issue ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/26/08

Smith Middle School has come a long way. I am very satisfied with the school. My child loves it

Posted by a parent on 11/23/08

This school lacks professionalism. Some of the teachers seem disconnected and unconcerned with the well being of the students in 7th grade.

Posted by a parent on 10/08/08

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Test scores for Smith Middle School

ARMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Smith Middle School
Birmingham City Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Birmingham schools — Smith Middle School is located at 1124 Five Mile Rd, Birmingham AL 35215. 1124 Five Mile Rd is in the 35215 ZIP code in Birmingham, AL The school district for Smith Middle School is the Birmingham City Schools. Smith Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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