Jones Valley Elementary School

Jones Valley Elementary School serves 463 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Jones Valley Elementary School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

Overview

The student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 463 students
Jones Valley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Jones Valley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jones Valley Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Jones Valley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Jones Valley Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Jones Valley Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2010)
Black
12%
35%
Jones Valley Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
83%
58%
Jones Valley Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jones Valley Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Jones Valley 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.
0.30 0.70
Jones Valley 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.
15%
51%
Jones Valley 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.
1%
7%
Jones Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,703 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Huntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
7
Number of Students Managed 21,703 3,032
Huntsville City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $234 MM $29 MM
Huntsville City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $263 MM $31 MM
Huntsville City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,074 $9,620
Huntsville City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,352 $10,180
Huntsville 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 Virgil Grissom High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Whitesburg Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitesburg Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Huntsville Whitesburg Elementary School
    6810 Whitesburg Dr
    Huntsville , AL , 35802
    (256)428-7520
    1.3  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Huntsville Whitesburg Middle School
    107 Sanders Rd
    Huntsville , AL , 35802
    (256)428-7780
    1.3  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Huntsville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Virgil Grissom High School
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    Huntsville , AL , 35802
    (256)428-8000
    2  mi  |  1970  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Huntsville Blossomwood Elementary School
    1321 Woodmont Ave
    Huntsville , AL , 35801
    (256)428-7020
    2.5  mi  |  458  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Huntsville Huntsville High School
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    Huntsville , AL , 35801
    (256)428-8050
    2.5  mi  |  1720  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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Huntsville, 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 0.61, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.27. The most diverse school in Huntsville is Ridgecrest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.