Vestavia Hills Elementary School East

Tel: (205)402-5200
Grades: PK-3

739 students

Vestavia Hills Elementary School East serves 739 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East operates within the Vestavia Hills City School District.

Overview

The student population of 739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 739 students
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
8%
35%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black (1989-2012)
White
85%
58%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Sch Ethnicity Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.55
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
51%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
n/a
7%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,511 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Vestavia Hills City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 6,511 2,928
District Total Revenue $70 MM $29 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $97 MM $31 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,705 $9,620
Vestavia Hills City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,147 $10,180
Vestavia Hills City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Students Grades
  • Homewood Homewood High School
    1901 South Lakeshore Dr
    Homewood , AL , 35209
    (205)871-9663
    0.8  mi  |  988  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Vestavia Hills Vestavia Hills Elementary School West
    1965 Merryvale Rd
    Vestavia Hills , AL , 35216
    (205)402-5151
    1  mi  |  702  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Vestavia Hills Vestavia Hills Elementary Central
    1289 Montgomery Hwy
    Vestavia Hills , AL , 35216
    (205)402-5300
    1.4  mi  |  708  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Vestavia Hills Louis Pizitz Middle School
    2020 Pizitz Dr
    Vestavia Hills , AL , 35216
    (205)402-5350
    1.8  mi  |  1080  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Vestavia Hills Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Vestavia Hills High School
    2235 Lime Rock Rd
    Vestavia Hills , AL , 35216
    (205)402-5252
    2  mi  |  1821  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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