Brandon Elementary School (Closed 2004)

Brandon Elementary School served 224 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Minority enrollment was 33% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students224 students
This chart display total students of Brandon Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Brandon Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Brandon Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Brandon Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Black
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
67%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brandon Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.460.59
This chart display the diversity score of Brandon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brandon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlorence City School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brandon Elementary School is Florence Freshman Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Florence Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weeden Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence Weeden Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 418 students
    1.1 miles
    400 Baldwin Street
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-2900
    1.1 K-4 418
  • Florence Florence Freshman Center
    Grades: 9 | 388 students
    1.2 miles
    1203 Bradshaw Drive
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-2400
    1.2 9 388
  • Florence Florence Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 645 students
    1.3 miles
    1603 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-3100
    1.3 7-8 645
  • Florence Kilby Laboratory School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 161 students
    1.7 miles
    611 North Pine Street
    Florence, AL 35632
    (256) 765-4303
    1.7 PK-6 161
  • Florence Florence Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.9 miles
    610 W College St
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-3022
    1.9 6-12 n/a
Recent Articles
While Facebook is getting all the attention in teen social media, LinkedIn offers some serious benefits in networking and professional grooming. We look at how high school student can use this network to their advantage.
Teach for America has been applauded for many of its exemplary teachers and innovative training, but can the model be sustained throughout all communities? Learn about what the proponents and critics have to say.
The Obama administration is proposing to leave NCLB behind. Learn about the proposed reforms that will change the No Child Left Behind Act.