Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School

Grades: 3-4

474 students

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School serves 474 students in grades 3-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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.

Overview

The student population of 474 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-4
Total Students 474 students
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 19:1 15:1
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
39%
34%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
53%
57%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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 0.20
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School 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.
52%
52%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School 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.
3%
6%
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,174 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,718 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,924 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Alexander City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
7
Number of Students Managed 3,174 2,979
Alexander City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $29 MM
Alexander City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $31 MM
Alexander City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,718 $9,620
Alexander City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,924 $10,180
Alexander 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 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 Grades Students
  • Alexander CityAlexander City Middle School
    359 State St
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8660
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 507 students                      
  • Alexander CityBenjamin Russell High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    225 Heard Blvd
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8611
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 995 students                      
  • Alexander CityJim Pearson Elementary School
    1240 Scott Rd
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8625
    2 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 741 students                      
  • Alexander CityWilliam L Radney Elementary School
    140 Alison Dr
    Alexander CityAL 35010
    (256)234-8636
    2.2 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 457 students                      
  • DavistonHorseshoe Bend High School
    10684 Hwy 22 East
    DavistonAL 36256
    (256)329-9110
    13.1 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 785 students                      

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