Hayden Elementary School

4111 State Highway 160
Hayden, AL 35079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 345 students in grades 3-4, Hayden Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Top 20% in AL
  • : 33% (Top 20%)
  • : 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 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
345 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Hayden Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hayden Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
#215 out of 1276 schools
(Top 20%)
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33%
24%
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59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hayden Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
1%
32%
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White
96%
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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
0.08
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (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 is ranked #215 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Hayden Elementary School often compared to?
Hayden Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hayden Primary School, Locust Fork Elementary School by visitors of our site.
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?
345 students attend Hayden Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Hayden Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% 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 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
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 (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 33% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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