Center Point Elementary School

Center Point Elementary School serves 615 students in grades KG-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Center Point Elementary School operates within the Jefferson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 615 students
Center Point Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Center Point Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Center Point Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Center Point Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Center Point Elementary School Asian (1994-2005)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Center Point Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
91%
35%
Center Point Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
2%
58%
Center Point Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Center Point Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Center Point 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.
0.17 0.55
Center Point 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.
85%
51%
Center Point 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.
5%
7%
Center Point Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,617 students has grown by 4775% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 36,617 2,928
Jefferson County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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 $463,128 $9,620
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $615,001 $10,180
Jefferson County 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 Erwin High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Erwin Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Erwin Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Birmingham Erwin Elementary School
    528 23rd Ave Nw
    Birmingham , AL , 35215
    (205)379-3350
    0.7  mi  |  558  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Center Point Erwin Middle School
    532 23rd Ave Nw
    Center Point , AL , 35215
    (205)379-3430
    0.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Birmingham Erwin High School
    532 23rd Ave Nw
    Birmingham , AL , 35215
    (205)379-3400
    0.7  mi  |  815  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Birmingham Chalkville Elementary School
    940 Chalkville School Rd
    Birmingham , AL , 35215
    (205)379-2950
    1.5  mi  |  1238  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Birmingham Sun Valley Elementary School
    1010 18th Ave Nw
    Birmingham , AL , 35215
    (205)231-5740
    1.7  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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