Blossomwood Elementary School

  • Blossomwood Elementary School serves 651 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Blossomwood Elementary School's student population of 651 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blossomwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blossomwood Elementary School is 0.56, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#168 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blossomwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
34%
33%
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White
57%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blossomwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Huntsville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 519 students
    0.3 miles
    817 Adams St Se
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-7700
    0.3 6-8 519
  • Huntsville Huntsville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1873 students
    0.9 miles
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-8050
    0.9 9-12 1873
  • Huntsville Chapman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 593 students
    2.0 miles
    2006 Reuben Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-7080
    2.0 PK-8 593
  • Huntsville Lee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
    2.1 miles
    2500 Meridian St.
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-8150
    2.1 9-12 803
  • Huntsville Robert Neaves Center Alternative School
    Grades: K-12
    2.1 miles
    817 Cook Ave.
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)532-0300
    2.1 K-12 n/a

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