241 8th Ave Ne
Arab, AL 35016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Arab Elementary School serves 608 students in grades 3-5.
Arab Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Arab Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Arab Elementary School's student population of 608 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Arab Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Arab Elementary School is 0.12, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#100 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
White
94%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 608 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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