Barkley Bridge Elementary School

2333 Barkley Bridge Rd
Hartselle, AL 35640
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 1%
Serving 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Barkley Bridge Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 1% in AL
  • : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Barkley Bridge Elementary School's student population of 436 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Barkley Bridge Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Barkley Bridge Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
#10 out of 1276 schools
(Top 1%)
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65-69%
24%
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85-89%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
2%
32%
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White
93%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barkley Bridge Elementary School's ranking?
Barkley Bridge Elementary School is ranked #10 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Barkley Bridge Elementary School often compared to?
Barkley Bridge Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Crestline Elementary School, Fe Burleson Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Barkley Bridge Elementary School?
436 students attend Barkley Bridge Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Barkley Bridge Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Barkley Bridge Elementary School?
Barkley Bridge Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Barkley Bridge Elementary School offer ?
Barkley Bridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Barkley Bridge Elementary School part of?
Barkley Bridge Elementary School is part of Hartselle City School District.

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Last Day for Students
May 22, 2024 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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