Heritage Elementary School

  • Heritage Elementary School serves 868 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • 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

  • Heritage Elementary School's student population of 868 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students868 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Heritage Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heritage Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heritage Elementary School is 0.62, 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#21 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Heritage Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heritage Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
12%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
56%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heritage Elementary 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
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.620.34
This chart display the diversity score of Heritage Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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