Five Points Elementary School

Five Points Elementary School serves 135 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Five Points Elementary School operates within the Chambers County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 135 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 135 students
Five Points Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Five Points Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Five Points Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Five Points Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more 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 11:1 16:1
Five Points Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
49%
34%
Five Points Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
51%
57%
Five Points Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.50 0.32
Five Points 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.
84%
52%
Five Points 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.
8%
6%
Five Points Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chambers County School District's student population of 3,787 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,941 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 $9,297 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Chambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 3,787 3,026
Chambers County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $38 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 $10,181
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,297 $10,301
Chambers County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Lafayette High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Handley Middle School (9.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Eastside Elementary School (8.6 miles away)
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  • LafayetteLafayette Eastside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
    8.6 miles
    300 Ave A Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8274
    8.6PK-5326
  • LafayetteLafayette High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 242 students
    8.6 miles
    214 1st Ave Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-9881
    8.69-12242
  • LafayetteChambers Co Career Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    8.8 miles
    502 Avc Dr Se
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8863
    8.89-12n/a
  • RoanokeHandley Middle School
    Grades: 4-8 | 573 students
    9.1 miles
    251 Gilham Rd
    RoanokeAL 36274
    (334)863-4174
    9.14-8573
  • LafayetteJohn P Powell Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 151 students
    9.2 miles
    700 Martin Luther King Dr
    LafayetteAL 36862
    (334)864-8876
    9.26-8151

School Reviews

I am a parent of a first grader and I could not be more satisfied with the school and the faculty. The classes are small and the indvidual attention to each student is outstanding. Mrs.Givons and her staff have created an environment that has the students full of school spirit and an eagerness to learn. They have done a great job at also getting the parents to wanting to be involved. I am looking forwawd to the future.
- Posted by Parent, 04/28/08

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