310 N Madison Terrace
Montgomery, AL 36107
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Childrens Center serves 92 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Childrens Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Childrens Center's student population of 92 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Childrens Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Childrens Center is 0.56, 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
#1251 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
60%
33%
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White
27%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
<50%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 92 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20%)

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