Cordova Elementary School

35 North St
Cordova, AL 35550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Cordova Elementary School serves 329 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Cordova Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Cordova Elementary School's student population of 329 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
329 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Cordova Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Cordova Elementary School is 0.19, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#121 out of 1276 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
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Black
7%
32%
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White
90%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cordova Elementary School's ranking?
Cordova Elementary School is ranked #121 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Cordova Elementary School often compared to?
Cordova Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like T R Simmons Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Cordova Elementary School?
329 students attend Cordova Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Cordova Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cordova Elementary School?
Cordova Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Cordova Elementary School offer ?
Cordova Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Cordova Elementary School part of?
Cordova Elementary School is part of Walker County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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