Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School

Tel: (256)234-8631
Grades: 3-4

463 students

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School serves 463 students in grades 3-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School operates within the Alexander City School District.

Overview

The student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-4
Total Students 463 students
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
34%
35%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
57%
58%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School 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.
0.56 0.31
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School 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.
55%
51%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School 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.
3%
7%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,170 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Alexander City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
7
Number of Students Managed 3,170 3,032
Alexander City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $29 MM
Alexander City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $31 MM
Alexander City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,718 $9,620
Alexander City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,924 $10,180
Alexander 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 Alexander City Middle School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alexander City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alexander City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Alexander City Alexander City Middle School
    359 State St
    Alexander City , AL 35010
    (256)234-8660
    0.7  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Alexander City Benjamin Russell High School
    225 Heard Blvd
    Alexander City , AL 35010
    (256)234-8611
    1.2  mi  |  1008  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Alexander City Jim Pearson Elementary School
    1240 Scott Rd
    Alexander City , AL 35010
    (256)234-8625
    2  mi  |  698  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Alexander City William L Radney Elementary School
    140 Alison Dr
    Alexander City , AL 35010
    (256)234-8636
    2.2  mi  |  492  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • New Site Horseshoe Bend High School
    10684 Hwy 22 East
    New Site , AL 36256
    (256)329-9110
    13.1  mi  |  779  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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Did You Know?
Tallapoosa County, AL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Tallapoosa County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.