112 Forest Rd
Bessemer, AL 35023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hueytown Elementary School serves 936 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hueytown Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Hueytown Elementary School's student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
936 students
This chart display total students of Hueytown Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Hueytown Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hueytown Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Hueytown Elementary School by grade.

School Calendar

View the Hueytown Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of Black History Month
February 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
First Day of Women's History Month
March 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
March 28, 2022 (Monday)
End of 2nd Semester - Last Day for Students
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Hueytown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hueytown Elementary School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#813 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Hueytown Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hueytown 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hueytown 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hueytown Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
46%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
44%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hueytown Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Hueytown Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hueytown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Hueytown Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

How to Earn Your Associate’s Degree Before Graduating from High School
How to Earn Your Associate’s Degree Before Graduating from High School
Earn your associate's degree - or credit towards a bachelor's degree - before you earn your high school diploma. Learn about early college high schools and how they can help you jumpstart your higher education.
The Best High School Classes for Collegiate Success
The Best High School Classes for Collegiate Success
Learn which classes can best help students prepare for college.
Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 936 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 20%)

Quick Links