John Will Elementary School

John Will Elementary School serves 533 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 43%.
John Will Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

Overview

The student population of 533 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 533 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
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 0.11 is less 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
Hispanic
1%
5%
Black
94%
34%
White
5%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.11 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.
84%
52%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,279 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,522 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
113
7
Number of Students Managed 61,341 2,979
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,279 $9,620
District Spending / Student $9,522 $10,180
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 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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MobileJohn S Shaw High School
    5960 Arlberg St
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-3305
    0.4 mi | Gr. 11-12 | n/a students                      
  • MobileOrchard Elementary School
    6400 Howells Ferry Rd
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-1571
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 386 students                      
  • MobileForest Hill Elementary School
    4501 Moffett Rd
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-1270
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 502 students                      
  • MobileGoodwill Easter Seal Center Spec Child
    Special Education School
    10 Westminster Way
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)342-3122
    Special Education School

    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 12 students                      
  • MobileCl Scarborough Middle School
    1800 Phillips Ln
    MobileAL 36618
    (251)221-2323
    2.1 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 445 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.