Fultondale Elementary School

  • Fultondale Elementary School serves 899 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fultondale 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 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Fultondale Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Fultondale Elementary School's student population of 899 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students899 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fultondale 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 Fultondale Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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#904 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fultondale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fultondale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
29%
8%
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Black
43%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fultondale Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
27%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fultondale Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.660.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fultondale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fultondale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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