Hall Kent Elementary School

213 Hall Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Hall Kent Elementary School serves 694 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hall Kent Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 63% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hall Kent Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Hall Kent Elementary School's student population of 694 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

Hall Kent Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Hall Kent Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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
#124 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
26%
33%
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White
51%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHomewood City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hall Kent Elementary School is Homewood High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Homewood Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgewood Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Edgewood Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 794 students
    1.3 miles
    901 College Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 423-2400
    1.3 K-5 794
  • Birmingham Homewood Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 960 students
    1.6 miles
    395 Mecca Avenue
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 870-0878
    1.6 6-8 960
  • Birmingham Homewood High School Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,226 student
    2.1 miles
    1901 S Lakeshore Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 871-9663
    2.1 9-12 1,226
  • Birmingham Shades Mountain Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 318 students
    2.1 miles
    2250 Sumpter St
    Birmingham, AL 35226
    (205) 439-3100
    2.1 K-5 318
  • Birmingham East Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-3 | 808 students
    2.3 miles
    2109 Tyson Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35216
    (205) 402-5200
    2.3 PK-3 808

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