Alabama School For Deaf (Closed 2018)

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 82%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Alabama School For Deaf 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 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Studentsn/a
Total Classroom Teachersn/a

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#1282 out of 1310 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Alabama School For Deaf, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alabama School For Deaf and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama School For Deaf and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alabama School For Deaf and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
100%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alabama School For Deaf. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.000.59
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAl Inst Deaf And Blind School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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