Bridgeport Elementary School

1014 Jacobs Ave
Bridgeport, AL 35740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Bridgeport Elementary School serves 236 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Bridgeport 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 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Bridgeport Elementary School's student population of 236 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#693 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
11%
33%
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White
72%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.460.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bridgeport Elementary School is North Jackson High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bridgeport Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgeport Bridgeport Middle School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 124 students
    0.4 miles
    620 Jacobs Avenue
    Bridgeport, AL 35740
    (256) 495-2967
    0.4 5-8 124
  • Stevenson North Jackson High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    3.8 miles
    45549 Al Highway 277
    Stevenson, AL 35772
    (256) 437-2136
    3.8 9-12 473
  • South Pittsburg Richard Hardy Memorial School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 272 students
    3.8 miles
    1620 Hamilton Avenue
    South Pittsburg, TN 37380
    (423) 837-7282
    3.8 PK-12 272
  • South Pittsburg South Pittsburg High School Math: 26% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 408 students
    4.5 miles
    717 Elm Ave
    South Pittsburg, TN 37380
    (423) 837-7561
    4.5 7-12 408
  • Bryant Bryant School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 145 students
    4.9 miles
    6645 Al Highway 73
    Bryant, AL 35958
    (256) 597-2203
    4.9 K-8 145

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