Wa Threadgill Primary School

Wa Threadgill Primary School serves 341 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Wa Threadgill Primary School operates within the Sheffield City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 341 students
Wa Threadgill Primary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wa Threadgill Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Wa Threadgill Primary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Wa Threadgill Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Wa Threadgill Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
37%
34%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
52%
57%
Wa Threadgill Primary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.32
Wa Threadgill Primary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
70%
52%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
6%
6%
Wa Threadgill Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Sheffield City School District's student population of 1,127 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,441 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,311 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sheffield City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 1,127 3,026
Sheffield City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $30 MM
Sheffield City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $13 MM $30 MM
Sheffield City School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,441 $10,181
Sheffield City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,311 $10,301
Sheffield City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sheffield High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sheffield Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is L E Willson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • SheffieldSheffield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
    0.2 miles
    2800 19th Ave
    SheffieldAL 35660
    (256)383-6052
    0.29-12300
  • SheffieldSheffield Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 169 students
    0.3 miles
    1803 30th St
    SheffieldAL 35660
    (256)386-5735
    0.37-8169
  • SheffieldL E Willson Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 317 students
    0.5 miles
    2200 31st St
    SheffieldAL 35660
    (256)386-5730
    0.53-6317
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    Grades: 3-5 | 613 students
    1.7 miles
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    Muscle ShoalsAL 35661
    (256)389-2610
    1.73-5613
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    2 miles
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    TuscumbiaAL 35674
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