Vestavia Hills Elementary School East

Grades: PK-3

729 students

Vestavia Hills Elementary School East serves 729 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East operates within the Vestavia Hills City School District.

Overview

The student population of 729 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 729 students
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is more than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
8%
34%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1989-2013)
White
87%
57%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East White Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Vestavia Hills Elementary School East 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.
0.24 0.20
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
8%
52%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,667 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,705 is higher than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,147 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 87% over four years.
School District Name Vestavia Hills City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 6,667 2,979
Vestavia Hills City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $29 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $31 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,705 $9,620
Vestavia Hills City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,147 $10,180
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Homewood High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vestavia Hills Elementary Central (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vestavia Hills Elementary School West (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BirminghamHomewood High School
    1901 South Lakeshore Dr
    BirminghamAL 35209
    (205)871-9663
    0.8 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 988 students                      
  • BirminghamVestavia Hills Elementary School West
    1965 Merryvale Rd
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5151
    1 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 757 students                      
  • BirminghamVestavia Hills Elementary Central
    1289 Montgomery Hwy
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5300
    1.4 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 704 students                      
  • BirminghamLouis Pizitz Middle School
    2020 Pizitz Dr
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5350
    1.8 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 1092 students                      
  • Birmingham Vestavia Hills High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    2235 Lime Rock Rd
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5252
    2 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1874 students                      

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