Ider School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 10%)
- Ider School's student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
|School Type||Charter School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||751 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||49 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Ider School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AL)|
|Overall School Rank||#752 out of 1,264 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||18:1|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Dekalb County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Flat Rock Flat Rock School Grades: K-8 | 144 students
788 County Road 326
Flat Rock, AL 35966
(256)632-2323 4.4 K-8 144
- Pisgah Rosalie Elementary School Grades: K-8 | 208 students
162 County Road 355
Pisgah, AL 35765
(256)451-3616 5.1 K-8 208
- Pisgah Pisgah High School Grades: K-12 | 650 students
60 Metcalf St
Pisgah, AL 35765
(256)451-3241 9.8 K-12 650
Being a teacher has never been easy but changes in federal funding and legislation have made it harder than ever for public school teachers. Keep reading to learn more.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.