Elba High School

371 Tiger Dr
Elba, AL 36323
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Elba High School serves 294 students in grades 7-12.
Elba High 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Elba High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Elba High School's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Elba High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Elba High School is 0.58, 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
#1138 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
45%
33%
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White
47%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElba City 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 Elba High School is Elba Area Vocational School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elba Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elba Elba Area Vocational School Vocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.0 miles
    371 Tiger Dr
    Elba, AL 36323
    (334) 897-2266
    0 7-12 n/a
  • Elba Elba Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 320 students
    0.1 miles
    145 Tiger Dr
    Elba, AL 36323
    (334) 897-2814
    0.1 PK-6 320
  • Jack Zion Chapel High School Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 844 students
    8.4 miles
    29256 Highway 87
    Jack, AL 36346
    (334) 897-6275
    8.4 PK-12 844
  • New Brockton New Brockton High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 376 students
    10.4 miles
    210 South Tyler Street
    New Brockton, AL 36351
    (334) 894-2350
    10.4 7-12 376
  • Opp Fleeta School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 166 students
    10.5 miles
    27463 County Road 30
    Opp, AL 36467
    (334) 493-6772
    10.5 K-8 166

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