Clark Elementary School

405 Lawrence St
Selma, AL 36703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Clark Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Clark Elementary School 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 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Clark Elementary School's student population of 351 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Clark Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Clark Elementary School 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 Clark Elementary School is 0.00, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1052 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clark 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Clark Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Clark Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
55%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clark Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.000.59
This chart display the diversity score of Clark Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clark 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
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSelma City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Clark Elementary School is Phoenix School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School Of Discovery Genesis Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selma School Of Discovery Genesis Center Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 240 students
    0.2 miles
    400 Washington St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1670
    0.2 6 240
  • Selma Payne Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    0.6 miles
    1529 N Franklin St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1660
    0.6 PK-5 228
  • Selma Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 142 students
    0.6 miles
    2224 Selma Ave
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1635
    0.6 K-5 142
  • Selma Byrd First Class Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 153 students
    0.7 miles
    625 Lapsley St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1620
    0.7 PK 153
  • Selma Knox Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
    0.7 miles
    1002 Mabry St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1650
    0.7 K-5 181

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