901 College Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Edgewood Elementary School serves 785 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Edgewood Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (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 75% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Edgewood Elementary School's student population of 785 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
785 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day for Students
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
Labor Day - Schools Closed
September 05, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break - Schools Closed
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Veterans Day - Schools Closed
November 11, 2022 (Friday)
Thanksgiving Break - No Students
November 21, 2022 (Monday)

School Rankings

Edgewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Edgewood Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#41 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
6%
32%
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White
84%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 785 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29

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