Berry Elementary School

341 School Avenue
Berry, AL 35546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Berry Elementary School serves 294 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Berry Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Berry Elementary School's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Berry Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Berry Elementary School is 0.24, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#602 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
6%
33%
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White
87%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.240.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayette County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Berry Elementary School is Berry High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakman Middle School (12.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Berry Berry High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 256 students
    0.3 miles
    18242 Highway 18 E
    Berry, AL 35546
    (205) 689-4467
    0.3 7-12 256
  • Oakman Oakman High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    12.7 miles
    10699 Main St
    Oakman, AL 35579
    (205) 622-3381
    12.7 9-12 392
  • Oakman Oakman Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
    12.8 miles
    142 School St
    Oakman, AL 35579
    (205) 622-3611
    12.8 PK-8 709
  • Fayette Fayette County High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 409 students
    13.0 miles
    202 Tiger Drive
    Fayette, AL 35555
    (205) 932-6313
    13 9-12 409
  • Fayette Fayette Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 538 students
    13.1 miles
    509 2nd St Ne
    Fayette, AL 35555
    (205) 932-3161
    13.1 PK-4 538

School Reviews

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THIS ISNT A REVIEW PER SE, EXCEPT TO SAY THAT THE AMERICAN FLAG THAT FLYS ABOVE THE SCHOOL IS BADLY TORN IN SEVERAL PLACES. THIS DOES NOT REFLECT WELL ON THE SCHOOLS LEADERSHIP. I SUGGEST IT BE REPLACED AND THE TATTERED ONE GIVEN TO A LOCAL BOY SCOUT TROOP FOR DISPOSAL.
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