Geraldine School

  • Geraldine School serves 1,205 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Geraldine 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Geraldine School's student population of 1,205 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Geraldine School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Geraldine School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#811 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
20%
1%
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Hispanic
19%
7%
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Black
n/a
34%
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White
61%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Geraldine School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.560.33
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Geraldine School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • Crossville South Dekalb Primary School Charter School
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    4.1 miles
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    Crossville, AL 35962
    (256)528-7859
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    8.3 miles
    1966 Asbury Road
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    (256)878-6221
    8.3 PK-5 491
  • Albertville Asbury School Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 538 students
    8.3 miles
    1990 Asbury Rd
    Albertville, AL 35950
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  • Fyffe Fyffe High School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 978 students
    8.9 miles
    153 Church St
    Fyffe, AL 35971
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