Ah Watwood Elementary School

Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ah Watwood Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Ah Watwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ah Watwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Ah Watwood Elementary School's student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Ah Watwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ah Watwood Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#693 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
43%
33%
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White
53%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTalladega County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ah Watwood Elementary School is Childersburg High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Childersburg Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Childersburg Childersburg High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
    0.8 miles
    1325 Fay S Perry Dr
    Childersburg, AL 35044
    (256) 315-5477
    0.8 9-12 408
  • Childersburg Childersburg Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 362 students
    0.8 miles
    800 4th St Se
    Childersburg, AL 35044
    (256) 315-5505
    0.8 5-8 362
  • Childersburg Childersburg Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 243 students
    2.2 miles
    235 Pinecrest Drive
    Childersburg, AL 35044
    (256) 315-5525
    2.2 K-4 243
  • Sylacauga Bb Comer Memorial Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 549 students
    7.7 miles
    803 Seminole Ave
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 315-5430
    7.7 PK-6 549
  • Sylacauga Bb Comer Memorial High School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 424 students
    7.7 miles
    801 Seminole Ave
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 315-5400
    7.7 7-12 424

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