Sheffield City School District

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Overview

School District NameSheffield City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.scs.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(256)383-0400

Sheffield City School District (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Sheffield L E Willson Elementary School Math: 43% / Reading: 26% | Bottom 50%
    2200 31st St
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    (256)386-5730

    Grades: 3-6 | 320 students
  • Sheffield Sheffield High School Math: 10-14% / Reading: 35-39% | Bottom 50%
    2800 19th Ave
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    (256)383-6052

    Grades: 9-12 | 283 students
  • Sheffield Sheffield Junior High School Math: 15-19% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    1803 30th St
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    (256)386-5735

    Grades: 7-8 | 136 students
  • Sheffield Wa Threadgill Primary School
    900 Annapolis Avenue
    Sheffield, AL 35660
    (256)386-5720

    Grades: PK-2 | 329 students
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools4 Schools1,530 Schools
# of Students1,068 Students744,845 Students
# of Teachers76 Teachers42,377 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1

District Comparison

  • Sheffield City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheffield 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheffield 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sheffield City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.560.59
# of American Indian Students3 Students6,998 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students10,712 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students52 Students55,311 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# of Black Students435 Students245,636 Students
% Black Students
41%
33%
# of White Students567 Students409,208 Students
% White Students
53%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a769 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students16,211 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5114,638
# of Students in Kindergarten:8755,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:8856,606
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10357,603
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9158,551
# of Students in 4th Grade:8757,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:7155,815
# of Students in 6th Grade:7155,256
# of Students in 7th Grade:7055,270
# of Students in 8th Grade:6655,055
# of Students in 9th Grade:7358,792
# of Students in 10th Grade:6657,037
# of Students in 11th Grade:8154,489
# of Students in 12th Grade:6352,320
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,174 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,036 is higher than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$14 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sheffield City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$13 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Sheffield City  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,174$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sheffield City  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,036$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sheffield City  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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