Chisholm Elementary School

Chisholm Elementary School serves 676 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Chisholm Elementary School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

Overview

The student population of 676 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 676 students
Chisholm Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Chisholm Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Chisholm Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Chisholm Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Chisholm Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Chisholm Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
86%
35%
Chisholm Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
6%
58%
Chisholm Elementary School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.26 0.70
Chisholm 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.
92%
51%
Chisholm 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.
2%
7%
Chisholm Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,297 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
7
Number of Students Managed 31,297 3,032
Montgomery County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $331 MM $29 MM
District Spending $354 MM $31 MM
Montgomery County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,577 $9,620
Montgomery County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,309 $10,180
Montgomery 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 Davis Learning Center-beep (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Davis Learning Center-beep (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Gardens Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Montgomery Highland Gardens Elementary School
    2801 Willena Ave
    Montgomery , AL , 36107
    (334)269-3685
    1.3  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Montgomery Morningview Elementary School
    2849 Pelzer Ave
    Montgomery , AL , 36109
    (334)260-1028
    2.1  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Montgomery Davis Learning Center-beep
    Special Education School
    309 North California St
    Montgomery , AL , 36107
    (334)269-3676
    Special Education School
    2.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Montgomery Childrens Center
    Special Education School
    310 Madison Terr
    Montgomery , AL , 36107
    (334)262-4850
    Special Education School
    2.3  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Montgomery Capitol Heights Junior High School
    116 Federal Dr
    Montgomery , AL , 36107
    (334)260-1000
    2.5  mi  |  787  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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