Going Elementary Sch-magnet (Closed 2015)

1015 N Martinwood Dr
Birmingham, AL 35235
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 80%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 85%).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students (10-11)
339 students
This chart display total students of Going Elementary Sch-magnet by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (10-11)
22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Going Elementary Sch-magnet by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.

School Rankings

This School
State Level (AL)
(10-11)
80-84%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Going Elementary Sch-magnet 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 2010-11 school year data.
(10-11)
80-84%
85%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Going Elementary Sch-magnet 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
(10-11)
n/a
1%
Asian
(10-11)
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
(10-11)
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
(10-11)
92%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
(10-11)
2%
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
(10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(10-11)
n/a
n/a
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Going Elementary Sch-magnet and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 80% AL state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 85% AL state average).
How many students attend Going Elementary Sch-magnet?
339 students attend Going Elementary Sch-magnet.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Going Elementary Sch-magnet students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are White.
What grades does Going Elementary Sch-magnet offer ?
Going Elementary Sch-magnet offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Going Elementary Sch-magnet part of?
Going Elementary Sch-magnet is part of Birmingham City School District.

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