Gibson Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 82%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Gibson 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 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Studentsn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#1100 out of 1310 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
86%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
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8%
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Black
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33%
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White
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55%
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Hawaiian
100%
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Diversity Score0.000.59
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Gibson Elementary School is Woodlawn High Schoolmagnet (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hayes K8 (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Woodlawn High Schoolmagnet Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 745 students
    0.5 miles
    5620 First Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)231-8000
    0.5 9-12 745
  • Birmingham Hayes K8
    Grades: PK-8 | 792 students
    0.9 miles
    505 43rd Street North
    Birmingham, AL 35222
    (205)231-8900
    0.9 PK-8 792
  • Birmingham Dupuy Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.0 miles
    4500 14th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)231-3250
    1.0 9-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Oliver K5 School
    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
    1.5 miles
    6871 6th Court S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)231-8620
    1.5 PK-5 452
  • Birmingham City Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8
    1.7 miles
    901 9th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35204
    (205)231-2288
    1.7 7-8 n/a
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