Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School serves 453 students in grades 3 - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School operates within the Alexander City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 453 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-4
Total Students 453 students
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 19:1 16:1
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
41%
34%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
52%
57%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.32
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
62%
52%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,087 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,084 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,966 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Alexander City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
7
Number of Students Managed 3,087 3,026
Alexander City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $30 MM
Alexander City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $30 MM
Alexander City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,084 $10,181
Alexander City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,966 $10,301
Alexander City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Benjamin Russell High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alexander City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jim Pearson Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • Alexander CityAlexander City Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 493 students359 State St
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8660
    0.77-8493
  • Alexander CityBenjamin Russell High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 974 students225 Heard Blvd
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8611
    1.29-12974
  • Alexander CityJim Pearson Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 729 students1240 Scott Rd
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8625
    2KG-2729
  • Alexander CityWilliam L Radney Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 438 students140 Alison Dr
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8636
    2.25-6438
  • DavistonHorseshoe Bend High School
    13.1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 781 students10684 Hwy 22 East
    DavistonAL 36256
    (256)329-9110
    13.1KG-12781

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