Brookhaven Middle School

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1302 5th Ave Sw

Decatur, AL 35601

(256) 552-3045

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 10

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7 Parent Reviews for Brookhaven Middle School

I went to this school from 2004-2007. I always loved school. I loved elementary school and I loved high school. This school however, I hated. In 6th grade, three 8th graders ganged up on me and broke my arm. The school has a "zero tolerance for bullying" yet nothing happened to these girls at all. When ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/09/14

Brookhaven Middle School is a very unique school with caring teachers, administrators and staff. Students' needs are their number one priority.

Posted by a teacher on 10/13/10

There is really not a problem with the school or administartion istelf, its the students that go there. Having been going to Oak Park, everyone talks about how the teachers and staff try their best but the students simply do not want to learn and instead bully one another. The school has good security, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/08/08

This school is horrible! It's ridiculous that Decatur has three middle schools two of which are equal, Cedar Ridge and Oak Park, and then there's Brookhaven.This school is way unbalanced compared to the others. A high percent of Decatur's youth is denied a proper education because of the parent's disability ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/09/08

this school has major problems with disciplin and the administration leaves a lot to be desired. I would not send my child to BMS.

Posted by a teacher on 09/03/08

This school has a major discipline problem. If the kids who needed discipline were dealt with appropriately there wouldn't be as much trouble. The good kids who are there to learn are the ones who get in trouble. All they are interested in is whether there is a witness or not instead of believing the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/05

There is such a discipline problem that learning is not an option at that school. I have volunteered three times this year and last year to no avail. They are more worried about a students shirt being tucked in than they are about that student learning. I think most teachers there are good but you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/31/04

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ARMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Brookhaven Middle School
Decatur 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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Decatur schools — Brookhaven Middle School is located at 1302 5th Ave Sw, Decatur AL 35601. 1302 5th Ave Sw is in the 35601 ZIP code in Decatur, AL The school district for Brookhaven Middle School is the Decatur City Schools. Brookhaven Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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