Saint Elmo Elementary School

Saint Elmo Elementary School serves 440 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Saint Elmo Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

Overview

The student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 440 students
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade Saint Elmo Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
14%
1%
Hispanic
3%
5%
Black
24%
35%
White
57%
58%
All Ethnic Groups Saint Elmo Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Saint Elmo 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.
0.60 0.31
Saint Elmo 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.
77%
51%
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%

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 3,032
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is George H Bryant Vocational-agricultural High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Katherine H Hankins Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pearl Haskew Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • IrvingtonGeorge H Bryant Vocational-agricultural High School
    Vocational School
    8950 Padgett Switch Rd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)957-2845
    Vocational School

    2.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • IrvingtonPearl Haskew Elementary School
    7001 White Oak Dr
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)221-1850
    2.4 mi | 595 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TheodoreNan Gray Davis Elementary School
    6900 Nan Gray Davis Rd
    TheodoreAL 36582
    (251)221-1166
    4 mi | 521 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TheodoreTheodore High School
    6201 Swedetown Rd
    TheodoreAL 36582
    (251)221-3351
    4.1 mi | 1768 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • IrvingtonDixon Elementary School
    8650 Four Mile Rd
    IrvingtonAL 36544
    (251)824-4314
    4.7 mi | 440 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Mobile 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 0.29, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Mobile County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.