Elba Elementary School

145 Tiger Dr

Elba, AL 36323-4019

Tel: (334)897-2814
Grades: KG-6

382 students

Elba Elementary School serves 382 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Elba Elementary School operates within the Elba City School District.

Overview

The student population of 382 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 382 students
Elba Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Elba Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Elba Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 13:1 15:1
Elba Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Elba Elementary School American Indian (1993-2013)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Elba Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
41%
34%
Elba Elementary School Black (1989-2013)
White
49%
57%
Elba Elementary School White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Elba Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Elba 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.
0.59 0.31
Elba 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.
74%
52%
Elba 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%
Elba Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 742 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Elba City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 742 2,979
Elba City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $29 MM
District Spending $9 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,042 $9,620
Elba City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,495 $10,180
Elba City School 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 Elba Area Vocational School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Zion Chapel High School (8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zion Chapel High School (8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ElbaElba Area Vocational School
    Vocational School
    371 Tiger Dr
    ElbaAL 36323
    (334)897-2266
    Vocational School

    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ElbaElba High School
    371 Tiger Dr
    ElbaAL 36323
    (334)897-2266
    0.5 mi | 360 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • JackZion Chapel High School
    29256 Hwy 87
    JackAL 36346
    (334)897-6275
    8 mi | 783 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • New BrocktonNew Brockton High School
    210 South Tyler St
    New BrocktonAL 36351
    (334)894-2350
    10.5 mi | 357 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • OppFleeta School
    27463 County Rd 30
    OppAL 36467
    (334)493-6772
    10.8 mi | 188 students | Gr. KG-9                      

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