4111 State Highway 160
Hayden, AL 35079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hayden Elementary School serves 383 students in grades 3-4.
Hayden Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Hayden Elementary School's student population of 383 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Hayden Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hayden Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#215 out of 1276 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
2%
32%
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White
95%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hayden Elementary School's ranking?

Hayden Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).

How many students attend Hayden Elementary School?

383 students attend Hayden Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Hayden Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hayden Elementary School?

Hayden Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 17:1.

What grades does Hayden Elementary School offer ?

Hayden Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-4

What school district is Hayden Elementary School part of?

Hayden Elementary School is part of Blount County School District.

School Reviews

5   2/17/2011
Great school with caring teachers!
- Posted by Parent - gdean

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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