Cary Woods Elementary School

Tel: (334)887-4940
  • Cary Woods Elementary School serves 519 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 98% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 80%) for the 2012-2013 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 98% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • Cary Woods Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%.
  • Cary Woods Elementary School operates within the Auburn City School District.

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School Overview

  • Cary Woods Elementary School's student population of 519 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students519 students
Gender %Cary Woods Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Students by GradeCary Woods Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Cary Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1257 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cary Woods Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
98%
80%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
98%
86%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Asian
14%
1%
Hispanic
6%
7%
Black
25%
33%
White
51%
56%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsCary Woods Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
46%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Cary Woods Elementary School is Auburn City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Auburn City School District's student population of 8,310 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,004 in this district is less than the state average of $10,349. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,399 is less than the state average of $10,471. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameAuburn City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    11
    6
    Number of Students Managed8,3102,907
    Auburn City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    69%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    38%
    District Total Revenue$67 MM$30 MM
    District Spending$70 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,004$10,349
    District Spending / Student$9,399$10,471
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Auburn Drake Middle School Charter School
      Grades: 6-7 | 1236 students
      0.7 miles
      655 Spencer Ave
      Auburn, AL 36830
      (334)887-1940
      0.7 6-7 1236
    • Auburn Dean Road Elementary School Charter School
      Grades: K-2 | 454 students
      1.3 miles
      335 S Dean Rd
      Auburn, AL 36830
      (334)887-4900
      1.3 K-2 454
    • Auburn Auburn Junior High School Charter School
      Grades: 8-9 | 1273 students
      1.5 miles
      332 Samford Ave
      Auburn, AL 36830
      (334)887-1960
      1.5 8-9 1273
    • Auburn Richland Elementary School Charter School
      Grades: K-2 | 560 students
      1.5 miles
      770 S. Yarbrough Farms Bouleva
      Auburn, AL 36831
      (334)887-1980
      1.5 K-2 560
    • Auburn Auburn High School Charter School
      Grades: 10-12 | 1748 students
      1.9 miles
      405 S Dean Rd
      Auburn, AL 36830
      (334)887-4970
      1.9 10-12 1748

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