John Will Elementary School

John Will Elementary School serves 508 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
John Will Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

Overview

The student population of 508 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 508 students
John Will Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
John Will Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade John Will Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 14:1 15:1
John Will Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
John Will Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
John Will Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
91%
35%
John Will Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
5%
58%
John Will Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups John Will Elementary School Sch Ethnicity John Will 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
John Will 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.
80%
51%
John Will 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.
4%
7%
John Will Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 63,683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
109
7
Number of Students Managed 63,683 2,928
Mobile County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
Mobile County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
Mobile County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,279 $9,620
Mobile County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,522 $10,180
Mobile 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 John S Shaw High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cl Scarborough Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orchard Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mobile John S Shaw High School
    5960 Arlberg St
    Mobile , AL , 36608
    (251)221-3305
    0.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Mobile Orchard Elementary School
    6400 Howells Ferry Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36618
    (251)221-1571
    1.4  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Mobile Forest Hill Elementary School
    4501 Moffett Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36618
    (251)221-1270
    1.8  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Mobile Goodwill Easter Seal Center Spec Child
    Special Education School
    10 Westminster Way
    Mobile , AL , 36608
    (251)342-3122
    Special Education School
    1.8  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Mobile Cl Scarborough Middle School
    1800 Phillips Ln
    Mobile , AL , 36618
    (251)221-2323
    2.1  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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