Catoma Elementary School

1780 Mitchell Young Rd
Montgomery, AL 36108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 205 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Catoma Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 205 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Catoma Elementary School's student population of 205 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
205 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Catoma Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Catoma Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#987 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Catoma Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
11-19%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Catoma Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
5%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Catoma Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
54%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
33%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
8%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Catoma Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Catoma Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Catoma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Catoma Elementary School's ranking?
Catoma Elementary School is ranked #987 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Catoma Elementary School often compared to?
Catoma Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Wares Ferry Elementary School, Flowers Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Catoma Elementary School?
205 students attend Catoma Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Catoma Elementary School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Black, 8% of students are White, and 5% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Catoma Elementary School?
Catoma Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Catoma Elementary School offer ?
Catoma Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Catoma Elementary School part of?
Catoma Elementary School is part of Montgomery County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 205 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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