Chisholm Elementary School

Chisholm Elementary School serves 606 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Chisholm Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 606 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 606 students
Chisholm Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Chisholm Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Chisholm Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Chisholm Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 18:1 16:1
Chisholm Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Chisholm Elementary School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
86%
34%
Chisholm Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
7%
57%
Chisholm Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Chisholm Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.25 0.32
Chisholm 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.
94%
52%
Chisholm 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.
2%
6%
Chisholm Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Montgomery County School District's student population of 31,802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,230 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
7
Number of Students Managed 31,802 3,026
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $301 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $325 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,483 $10,181
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,230 $10,301
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Childrens Center (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Childrens Center (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Gardens Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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