Brantley Elementary School

5585 Water Ave
Selma, AL 36703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Brantley Elementary School serves 226 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Brantley Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brantley Elementary School's student population of 226 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Brantley Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brantley Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#1018 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
76%
33%
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White
23%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Brantley Elementary School is Phoenix School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selma Phoenix School Alternative School
    Grades: 4-11
    2.8 miles
    501 Plant St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1718
    2.8 4-11 n/a
  • Selma Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 142 students
    2.9 miles
    2224 Selma Ave
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1635
    2.9 K-5 142
  • Selma Clark Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    3.4 miles
    405 Lawrence St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1630
    3.4 PK-5 351
  • Selma Payne Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    3.5 miles
    1529 N Franklin St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1660
    3.5 PK-5 228
  • Selma School Of Discovery Genesis Center Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 240 students
    3.6 miles
    400 Washington St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1670
    3.6 6 240

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