Grandview Elementary School

  • Grandview Elementary School serves 432 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Grandview 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Grandview Elementary School's student population of 432 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grandview Elementary 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 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grandview Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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#826 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
90%
34%
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White
6%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grandview Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.190.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDothan City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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