Handy School

  • Handy School serves 54 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Handy School's student population of 54 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students54 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
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Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
39%
33%
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White
56%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Handy School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Handy School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.540.59
This chart display the diversity score of Handy School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlorence City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence Florence Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.5 miles
    610 W. College St
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3022
    0.5 6-12 n/a
  • Florence Kilby Laboratory School
    Grades: PK-6 | 161 students
    0.8 miles
    611 North Pine Street
    Florence, AL 35632
    (256)765-4303
    0.8 PK-6 161
  • Florence Florence Freshman Center
    Grades: 9 | 362 students
    1.3 miles
    1203 Bradshaw Drive
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2400
    1.3 9 362
  • Florence Florence Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 713 students
    1.3 miles
    1603 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3100
    1.3 7-8 713
  • Florence Hibbett School
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    1.6 miles
    1601 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2800
    1.6 5-6 586

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