Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School

  • Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School serves 727 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 727 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students727 students
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeElizabeth Fonde Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
1%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
7%
6%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
82%
33%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
6%
56%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsElizabeth Fonde Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.320.58
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
73%
47%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Elizabeth Fonde Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mobile County School District's student population of 59,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,099 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,919 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
6
Number of Students Managed59,7892,879
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$592 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$582 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,099$10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,919$10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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