Fruithurst Elementary School

222 School St
Fruithurst, AL 36262
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Fruithurst Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Fruithurst Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Fruithurst Elementary School's student population of 225 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Fruithurst Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Fruithurst Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#163 out of 1276 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
n/a
32%
White
98%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fruithurst Elementary School's ranking?
Fruithurst Elementary School is ranked #163 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Fruithurst Elementary School?
225 students attend Fruithurst Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Fruithurst Elementary School students are White, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fruithurst Elementary School?
Fruithurst Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 17:1.
What grades does Fruithurst Elementary School offer ?
Fruithurst Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Fruithurst Elementary School part of?
Fruithurst Elementary School is part of Cleburne County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 225 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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