Center Point Elementary School

Center Point Elementary School serves 685 students in grades KG - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Center Point Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 685 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 685 students
Center Point Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Center Point Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Center Point Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Center Point Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Center Point Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Center Point Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
92%
34%
Center Point Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
1%
57%
Center Point Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Center Point Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.32
Center Point Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
52%
Center Point Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Center Point Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jefferson County School District's student population of 36,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,630 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,681 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,203 3,026
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $457 MM $30 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,630 $10,181
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,681 $10,301
Jefferson County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Erwin High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Erwin Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Erwin Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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