4550 Highpoint Blvd
Eight Mile, AL 36613
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Indian Springs Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Indian Springs 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 30-34% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Indian Springs Elementary School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Mardi Gras/ President's Day Break - All Schools Closed
February 28, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break - All Schools Closed
April 18, 2022 (Monday)
Students Last Day
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Indian Springs 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 Indian Springs Elementary School is 0.58, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#965 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
56%
33%
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White
32%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I think the teachers love and care for each and every student and I know for a fact that both my kids go and love going because of the teachers and from the bottom of my heart thank you all for everything y'all do
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5  
As a teacher at this school, I see the dedication that every teacher has for her students. All of the teachers work endlessly with very little respect (from students and parents)and gratitude.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 387 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 20%)

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