Grove Hill Elementary School

450 West Cobb Street
Grove Hill, AL 36451
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Grove Hill Elementary School serves 335 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Grove Hill Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Grove Hill Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Grove Hill Elementary School's student population of 335 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Grove Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grove Hill Elementary School is 0.48, which is less 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
#445 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
66%
33%
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White
30%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grove Hill Elementary School is Clarke County High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wilson Hall Middle School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grove Hill Clarke County High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 383 students
    1.4 miles
    151 S Church
    Grove Hill, AL 36451
    (251) 275-3368
    1.4 9-12 383
  • Grove Hill Wilson Hall Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 248 students
    2.1 miles
    401 Carter Drive
    Grove Hill, AL 36451
    (251) 250-2140
    2.1 5-8 248
  • Jackson Jackson High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 516 students
    12.4 miles
    321 Stanley Dr
    Jackson, AL 36545
    (251) 246-2571
    12.4 9-12 516
  • Thomasville Thomasville High School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 357 students
    12.6 miles
    777 Gates Dr
    Thomasville, AL 36784
    (334) 636-4451
    12.6 9-12 357
  • Thomasville Thomasville Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 361 students
    12.6 miles
    781 Gates Dr
    Thomasville, AL 36784
    (334) 636-4928
    12.6 5-8 361

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