Ider School

Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ider School serves 700 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Ider School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ider School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Ider School's student population of 700 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Ider School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ider School is 0.32, which is less than 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#665 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
16%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
White
81%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ider School is Pisgah High School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Flat Rock School (4.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Flat Rock Flat Rock School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 130 students
    4.4 miles
    788 County Road 326
    Flat Rock, AL 35966
    (256) 632-2323
    4.4 PK-8 130
  • Pisgah Rosalie Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 188 students
    5.1 miles
    162 County Road 355
    Pisgah, AL 35765
    (256) 451-3616
    5.1 K-8 188
  • Henagar Henagar Junior High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 254 students
    7.5 miles
    85 Woodview Rd
    Henagar, AL 35978
    (256) 657-4483
    7.5 PK-8 254
  • Pisgah Pisgah High School Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 614 students
    9.8 miles
    60 Metcalf St
    Pisgah, AL 35765
    (256) 451-3241
    9.8 PK-12 614
  • Higdon North Sand Mountain School Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 695 students
    10.5 miles
    29333 Al Highway 71
    Higdon, AL 35979
    (256) 597-2368
    10.5 PK-12 695

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