Erwin Craighead Elementary School

1000 South Ann St
Mobile, AL 36605
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 (1 review)
Erwin Craighead Elementary School serves 586 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Erwin Craighead Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Erwin Craighead Elementary School's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students586 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Erwin Craighead Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Rankings

Erwin Craighead Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Erwin Craighead Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#996 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
97%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Erwin Craighead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Erwin Craighead Elementary School is Lillie B Williamson High School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Lillie B Williamson High School Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 720 students
    0.4 miles
    1567 E Dublin St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-3411
    0.4 6-12 720
  • Mobile George Hall Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    0.5 miles
    1108 Antwerp St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1345
    0.5 PK-5 411
  • Mobile Leinkauf Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
    0.8 miles
    1410 Monroe St
    Mobile, AL 36604
    (251) 221-1495
    0.8 PK-5 618
  • Mobile W H Council Traditional School Magnet School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
    1.1 miles
    751 Wilkinson St
    Mobile, AL 36603
    (251) 221-1137
    1.1 PK-5 668
  • Mobile Maryvale Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
    1.6 miles
    1901 N Maryvale St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1810
    1.6 PK-5 460

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