Arab Elementary School

  • Arab Elementary School serves 547 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Arab Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Arab Elementary School's student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arab Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arab Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#63 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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White
98%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arab Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.040.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArab City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arab Arab High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 780 students
    0.2 miles
    511 Arabian Dr Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256)586-6026
    0.2 9-12 780
  • Arab Arab Primary School Charter School
    Grades: PK-2 | 660 students
    0.5 miles
    121 Mimosa St Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256)586-6005
    0.5 PK-2 660
  • Arab Arab Junior High School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 553 students
    1.5 miles
    911 Old Cullman Rd
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256)586-6074
    1.5 6-8 553
  • Arab Grassy Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: 3-5 | 240 students
    3.1 miles
    2233 Shoal Creek Rd
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256)753-2246
    3.1 3-5 240
  • Guntersville Brindlee Mt High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    5.1 miles
    994 Scant City Road
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256)753-2800
    5.1 9-12 358

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