Bruce K Craig Elementary School

  • Bruce K Craig Elementary School serves 275 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bruce K Craig 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Bruce K Craig Elementary School's student population of 275 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students275 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bruce K Craig Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bruce K Craig Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bruce K Craig Elementary School is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1020 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Black
100%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bruce K Craig Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bruce K Craig Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.000.59
This chart display the diversity score of Bruce K Craig Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bruce K Craig Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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

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