Cahaba Heights Community School

  • Cahaba Heights Community School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Cahaba Heights Community School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cahaba Heights Community School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cahaba Heights Community School is 0.32, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#25 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
82%
55%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cahaba Heights Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.320.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVestavia Hills City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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