301 Parkway Drive
Trussville, AL 35173
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Cahaba Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cahaba Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cahaba Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Cahaba Elementary School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Cahaba Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cahaba Elementary School is 0.26, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#14 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
7%
33%
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White
86%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.26
This chart display the diversity score of Cahaba Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cahaba Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 523 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Btm 50%)

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