Flowers Elementary School

  • Flowers Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 41% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Flowers 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Flowers Elementary School's student population of 426 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Flowers Elementary 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 Flowers Elementary School is 0.49, 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#776 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
65%
33%
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White
30%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Flowers Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.490.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Flowers 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 NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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