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    Public, Magnet
  • Reviews
    51 3.5
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Huffman High School is a public magnet school in Birmingham, Alabama. It has 1,184 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 70% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 51 reviews written and they have been mixed.

950 Springville Rd
Birmingham, AL 35215
(205) 231-5000

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 51 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I would not have chose another school if I had the chance because every school has its flaws, and I love my schools flaws, proud Alumni.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: Everything is new because we had a new school, but all of the new things were well taken care of.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Alot of teachers performance is very high quality, but others do not really care for they're jobs.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: I was on the drill team, and we worked hard win or loose we had fun and were dedicated, alot of clubs did not show such potentiol
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Educational Outcomes: Some teachers are very helpful, outgoing, and try they're hardest to help students, but others don't really care for they're job.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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1.66 Smith Middle School Public
2.00 Huffman Middle School Public
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1.33 Erwin High School Public
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1.33 Tarrant Middle School Public
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1.66 Avondale Elementary School Public
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Center Point Elementary School 3 mi. 621
3.00 Chalkville Elementary School 2 mi. 1,174
2.00 Erwin Elementary School 3 mi. 846
1.33 Erwin High School 3 mi. 1,200
2.66 Irondale Middle School 5 mi. 652

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Student Diversity

Huffman High School United States Center Point Elementary School Chalkville Elementary School Erwin Elementary School Erwin High School Irondale Middle School
African American 96.0% 15.2% 91.0% 73.0% 94.0% 94.0% 71.0%
Hispanic 1.0% 24.5% 3.0% 5.0% 2.0% 2.0% 9.0%
White 1.0% 51.6% 2.0% 17.0% 1.0% 2.0% 17.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 32.3%
Grade 10 24.5%
Grade 11 20.4%
Grade 12 22.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Yes
  • 57% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Its Huffman
  • 20% Motivated

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Be prepared for anything and stay on your feet
  • 40% Stay focus

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 20% I love everything about this school.
  • 60% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 20% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.