Brent Elementary School

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brent Elementary School serves 597 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Brent 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 35% (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 28% (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 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brent Elementary School's student population of 597 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students597 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Brent Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Brent 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 Brent Elementary 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#959 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
39%
33%
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White
55%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brent Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBibb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brent Elementary School is Bibb County High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Centreville Middle School (2.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centreville Bibb County High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 510 students
    1.6 miles
    220 Birmingham Rd
    Centreville, AL 35042
    (205) 926-9071
    1.6 9-12 510
  • Brent Centreville Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 490 students
    2.5 miles
    1621 Montgomery Hwy
    Brent, AL 35034
    (205) 926-9861
    2.5 5-8 490
  • West Blocton Bibb County Career Academy Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    7.9 miles
    17191 Highway 5
    West Blocton, AL 35184
    (205) 938-7434
    7.9 9-12 n/a
  • West Blocton West Blocton Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 264 students
    12.0 miles
    828 Cahaba River Dr
    West Blocton, AL 35184
    (205) 938-9005
    12 PK-4 264
  • West Blocton West Blocton High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 445 students
    12.3 miles
    4734 Truman Aldrich Parkway
    West Blocton, AL 35184
    (205) 938-9002
    12.3 9-12 445

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