Harlan Elementary School

  • Harlan Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Harlan Elementary School's student population of 449 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harlan Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harlan Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#572 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
66%
33%
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White
13%
55%
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Two or more races
15%
2%
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Diversity Score0.530.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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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 High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 1031 students
    1.0 miles
    1201 Bradshaw Dr
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2200
    1.0 10-12 1031
  • Florence Hibbett School
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    1.0 miles
    1601 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2800
    1.0 5-6 586
  • Florence Forest Hills School
    Grades: PK-4 | 838 students
    1.3 miles
    101 Stovall Dr
    Florence, AL 35633
    (256)768-2500
    1.3 PK-4 838
  • Florence Florence Freshman Center
    Grades: 9 | 362 students
    1.6 miles
    1203 Bradshaw Drive
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2400
    1.6 9 362
  • Florence Florence Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 713 students
    1.6 miles
    1603 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3100
    1.6 7-8 713

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