Weatherly Heights Elementary School

Weatherly Heights Elementary School serves 546 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Weatherly Heights Elementary School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

Overview

The student population of 546 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 546 students
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Weatherly Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 14:1 15:1
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
12%
34%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
80%
57%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Weatherly Heights 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.
0.35 0.31
Weatherly Heights 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.
21%
52%
Weatherly Heights 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.
2%
6%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,198 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,074 is higher than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,352 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Huntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
7
Number of Students Managed 24,198 2,979
Huntsville City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $234 MM $29 MM
Huntsville City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $263 MM $31 MM
Huntsville City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,074 $9,620
Huntsville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,352 $10,180
Huntsville 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 Mt Gap Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mt Gap Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt Gap Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HuntsvilleMt Gap Elementary School
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7360
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | n/a students                      
  • HuntsvilleMt Gap Middle School
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7720
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-9 | 710 students                      
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-8000
    1.4 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1825 students                      
  • HuntsvilleRoger B Chaffee Elementary School
    7900 Whittier Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7040
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 399 students                      
  • HuntsvilleChallenger Elementary School
    13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7060
    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 558 students                      

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