Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School

Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School serves 737 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 737 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 737 students
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is equal to the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
6%
1%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
82%
34%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
7%
57%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.32
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
52%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mobile County School District's student population of 58,808 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,433 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,265 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
7
Number of Students Managed 58,808 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $582 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 $10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,265 $10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wp Davidson High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jeremiah A Denton Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kate Shepard Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • MobileJeremiah A Denton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 673 students
    0.7 miles
    3800 Pleasant Valley
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-2148
    0.76-8673
  • MobileWp Davidson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1533 students
    0.7 miles
    3900 Pleasant Valley Rd
    MobileAL 36609
    (251)221-3084
    0.79-121533
  • MobileKate Shepard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    0.9 miles
    3980b Burma Rd
    MobileAL 36693
    (251)221-1645
    0.9PK-5519
  • MobileSw Ala Regional School Deaf-blindSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 56 students
    0.9 miles
    3980 Burma Rd
    MobileAL 36693
    (251)221-5454
    0.9PK-556
  • MobileDrop Back In AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    4321 Midmost Dr
    MobileAL 36609
    (251)343-1392
    1.39-12n/a

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