Mcadory Elementary School

Mcadory Elementary School serves 1,057 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Mcadory Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1057 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,057 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade Mcadory Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
4%
5%
Black
29%
35%
White
63%
58%
All Ethnic Groups Mcadory Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mcadory 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.
0.52 0.31
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.
37%
51%
Mcadory 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.
6%
7%
Mcadory Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,617 3,032
District Total Revenue $348 MM $29 MM
Jefferson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $462 MM $31 MM
Jefferson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $9,620
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,768 $10,180
Jefferson County 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 Mcadory High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcadory Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcadory High School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MccallaMcadory Middle School
    5450 Yellow Jacket Blvd
    MccallaAL 35111
    (205)379-4704
    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MccallaMcadory High School
    4800 Mcadory School Rd
    MccallaAL 35111
    (205)379-4700
    4.1 mi | 919 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • MccallaLake View Elementary School
    12866 Mountain Gap Rd
    MccallaAL 35111
    (205)342-2951
    4.3 mi | 651 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Green PondThe Boyd School
    Alternative School
    20856 Eastern Valley Rd
    Green PondAL 35074
    (205)938-7663
    Alternative School

    6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • BessemerJess Lanier High School
    100 High School Dr
    BessemerAL 35022
    (205)432-3700
    6.7 mi | 1166 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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Did You Know?
Jefferson 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 0.26, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.