Eastwood Elementary School

1802 26th Ave Se
Decatur, AL 35601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Eastwood Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Eastwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Eastwood Elementary School's student population of 256 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Eastwood 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 Eastwood Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#179 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
68%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDecatur City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eastwood Elementary School is Morgan County Learning Center (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Park Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walter Jackson Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Walter Jackson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
    0.9 miles
    1950 Park St Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3031
    0.9 K-5 286
  • Decatur Oak Park Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 645 students
    1.4 miles
    1218 16th Ave Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3035
    1.4 6-8 645
  • Hartselle Morgan County Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.8 miles
    72 Plainview St
    Hartselle, AL 35640
    (256) 773-6458
    1.8 6-12 n/a
  • Decatur Decatur High Developmental Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
    1.9 miles
    1011a Prospect Dr Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3008
    1.9 9-12 36
  • Decatur Somerville Road Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
    1.9 miles
    1302 5th Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3033
    1.9 PK-5 393

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