Weatherly Heights Elementary School

Weatherly Heights Elementary School serves 527 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Weatherly Heights Elementary School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 527 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 527 students
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Weatherly Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Weatherly Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 16:1 16:1
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
14%
34%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
76%
57%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Weatherly Heights Elementary 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.
0.40 0.32
Weatherly Heights Elementary 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.
30%
52%
Weatherly Heights Elementary 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.
4%
6%
Weatherly Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Huntsville City School District's student population of 23,656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,546 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 $11,657 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Huntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
7
Number of Students Managed 23,656 3,026
Huntsville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $247 MM $30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $273 MM $30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,546 $10,181
Huntsville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,657 $10,301
Huntsville City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Virgil Grissom High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Challenger Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt Gap Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HuntsvilleMt Gap Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5
    1.2 miles
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7360
    1.2KG-5n/a
  • HuntsvilleMt Gap Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 699 students
    1.2 miles
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7720
    1.2PK-8699
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1849 students
    1.4 miles
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-8000
    1.49-121849
  • HuntsvilleRoger B Chaffee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
    1.7 miles
    7900 Whittier Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7040
    1.7PK-5388
  • HuntsvilleChallenger Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
    2.2 miles
    13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35803
    (256)428-7060
    2.2PK-5585

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