Athens Elementary School
Athens Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Athens Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Athens Elementary School's student population of 358 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
View the Athens Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:
First Day of School for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
First Semester Ends/Last Day for Students
December 16, 2022 (Friday)
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School for Students
May 25, 2023 (Thursday)
Athens Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Athens Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#605 out of 1263 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education
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