Creekside Elementary School

Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Creekside Elementary School serves 521 students in grades 1-5.
Creekside Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Creekside Elementary School's student population of 521 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 55% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students521 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Creekside Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Creekside Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#227 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
65%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
17%
33%
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White
74%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.420.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLimestone County 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 Creekside Elementary School is East Limestone High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creekside Primary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harvest Creekside Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 515 students
    0.2 miles
    16049 Sanderson Road
    Harvest, AL 35749
    (256) 216-8702
    0.2 K-2 515
  • Harvest Endeavor Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    0.6 miles
    1997 Old Railroad Bed Rd
    Harvest, AL 35749
    (256) 851-4620
    0.6 PK-5 663
  • Athens East Limestone High School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,198 student
    2.2 miles
    15641 E Limestone Rd
    Athens, AL 35613
    (256) 233-6660
    2.2 6-12 1,198
  • Madison Legacy Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
    3.0 miles
    165 Pine Grove Road
    Madison, AL 35757
    (256) 851-4630
    3 PK-5 717
  • Madison Liberty Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 900 students
    4.2 miles
    281 Dock Murphy Dr
    Madison, AL 35758
    (256) 430-0001
    4.2 7-8 900

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