John Will Elementary School

John Will Elementary School serves 570 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
John Will Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 570 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 570 students
John Will Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % John Will Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
John Will Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade John Will Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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
John Will Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
John Will Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
93%
34%
John Will Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
5%
57%
John Will Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.13 0.32
John Will 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%
John Will 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.
3%
6%
John Will Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mobile County School District's student population of 58,808 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,433 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 $9,265 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
7
Number of Students Managed 58,808 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $582 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 $10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,265 $10,301
Mobile 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 John S Shaw High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cl Scarborough Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orchard Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • Mobile John S Shaw High School
    Grades: 11-12
    0.4 miles
    5960 Arlberg St
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-3305
    0.411-12n/a
  • MobileOrchard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 453 students
    1.4 miles
    6400 Howells Ferry Rd
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-1571
    1.4PK-5453
  • MobileForest Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 534 students
    1.8 miles
    4501 Moffett Rd
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-1270
    1.8KG-5534
  • MobileGoodwill Easter Seal Center Spec ChildSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK | 14 students
    1.8 miles
    10 Westminster Way
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)342-3122
    1.8PK14
  • MobileCl Scarborough Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 419 students
    2.1 miles
    1800 Phillips Ln
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-2323
    2.16-8419

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