East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 596 students in grades 2-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • East Elementary School's student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-6
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 East Elementary School is 0.21, 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#74 out of 1270 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
89%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCullman City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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