Dc Wolfe School

4450 Cross Keys Rd
Shorter, AL 36075
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Dc Wolfe School serves 123 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Dc Wolfe 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 123 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dc Wolfe School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Dc Wolfe School's student population of 123 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Dc Wolfe School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dc Wolfe School is 0.15, 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
#970 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
92%
32%
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White
2%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
9%
9%
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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 Dc Wolfe School's ranking?
Dc Wolfe School is ranked #970 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Dc Wolfe School often compared to?
Dc Wolfe Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like George Washington Carver Elementary School, Notasulga High School, Booker T Washington High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Dc Wolfe School?
123 students attend Dc Wolfe School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Dc Wolfe School students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.
What grades does Dc Wolfe School offer ?
Dc Wolfe School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Dc Wolfe School part of?
Dc Wolfe School is part of Macon County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 123 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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