Byrd First Class Early Learning Center

625 Lapsley St
Selma, AL 36701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Byrd First Class Early Learning Center serves 153 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 42%) for the 2013-14 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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Byrd First Class Early Learning Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Byrd First Class Early Learning Center's student population of 153 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 92% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Byrd First Class Early Learning Center is 0.08, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
30-39%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
≤10%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
96%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSelma City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Byrd First Class Early Learning Center is Selma High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rbhudson Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Knox Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selma Knox Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
    0.3 miles
    1002 Mabry St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1650
    0.3 K-5 181
  • Selma School Of Discovery Genesis Center Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 240 students
    0.6 miles
    400 Washington St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1670
    0.6 6 240
  • Selma Clark Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    0.7 miles
    405 Lawrence St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1630
    0.7 PK-5 351
  • Selma Rbhudson Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 436 students
    0.8 miles
    1701 Summerfield Rd
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1675
    0.8 7-8 436
  • Selma Payne Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    0.9 miles
    1529 N Franklin St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1660
    0.9 PK-5 228

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