Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School

  • Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School's student population of 418 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Total Students418 students
This chart display total students of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School is 0.55, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
54%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
40%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.550.59
This chart display the diversity score of Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Big Spring Lake Kindergarten School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbertville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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