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
Saint Elmo Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Saint Elmo Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
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
Saint Elmo Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
1%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
24%
35%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
57%
58%
Saint Elmo Elementary School White (1989-2012)
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 (1989-2012)
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.
77%
51%
Saint Elmo 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%
Saint Elmo 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 3,032
Mobile County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 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
  • Irvington George H Bryant Vocational-agricultural High School
    Vocational School
    8950 Padgett Switch Rd
    Irvington , AL , 36544
    (251)957-2845
    Vocational School
    2.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Irvington Pearl Haskew Elementary School
    7001 White Oak Dr
    Irvington , AL , 36544
    (251)221-1850
    2.4  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Theodore Nan Gray Davis Elementary School
    6900 Nan Gray Davis Rd
    Theodore , AL , 36582
    (251)221-1166
    4  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Theodore Theodore High School
    6201 Swedetown Rd
    Theodore , AL , 36582
    (251)221-3351
    4.1  mi  |  1768  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Irvington Dixon Elementary School
    8650 Four Mile Rd
    Irvington , AL , 36544
    (251)824-4314
    4.7  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 Mobile County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.