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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 3,206 students in Pelham City School District. Pelham City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Pelham City School District are Pelham Ridge, Pelham Oaks and Pelham Park Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Pelham City School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NamePelham City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pelhamcityschools.org
School District Phone Number(205) 624-3700
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools4 Schools1,473 Schools
# of Students3,206 Students740,870 Students
# of Teachers179 Teachers42,084 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

Pelham City School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#31 out of 138 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pelham City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pelham City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pelham City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pelham City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.650.59
# of American Indian Students11 Students6,927 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students102 Students10,748 Students
% Asian Students
3%
1%
# of Hispanic Students942 Students58,644 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
8%
# of Black Students441 Students243,225 Students
% Black Students
14%
33%
# of White Students1,607 Students403,886 Students
% White Students
50%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a837 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students103 Students16,603 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 15,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:22854,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:29056,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:25355,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:23457,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:24758,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:25257,777
# of Students in 6th Grade:24755,487
# of Students in 7th Grade:23855,345
# of Students in 8th Grade:27254,934
# of Students in 9th Grade:23657,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:22655,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:27153,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:21252,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,053 is higher than the state median of $10,763.
The school district's spending/student of $17,099 is higher than the state median of $10,762.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$39 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pelham City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Pelham City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Pelham City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Pelham Ridge Math: 58% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    251 Applegate Parkway
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 624-3704

    Grades: K-5 | 891 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Pelham Oaks Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2200 Highway 33
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 624-3703

    Grades: K-5 | 613 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Pelham Park Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2016 Pelham Park Boulevard
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 624-3702

    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Pelham High School Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2500 Panther Cir
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 624-3701

    Grades: 9-12 | 945 students
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