J E Hobbs Elementary School

30 Claiborne St
Camden, AL 36726
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
J E Hobbs Elementary School serves 519 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
J E Hobbs 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 18% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

J E Hobbs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

J E Hobbs Elementary School's student population of 519 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

J E Hobbs Elementary 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 J E Hobbs Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#1173 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
98%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilcox County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to J E Hobbs Elementary School is Wilcox County Alternative School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Camden Wilcox County Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.0 miles
    30 Claiborne Street
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-5074
    0 6-12 n/a
  • Camden Camden School Of Arts Technology Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 248 students
    0.7 miles
    303 Broad St
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-4514
    0.7 7-8 248
  • Camden Wilcox Central High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 555 students
    2.7 miles
    1310 T L Threadgill Rd
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-9239
    2.7 9-12 555
  • Alberta Abc Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 122 students
    15.3 miles
    3000 County Road 29
    Alberta, AL 36720
    (334) 573-2550
    15.3 PK-6 122
  • Pine Hill F S Ervin Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 248 students
    18.5 miles
    500 Leroy Randolph Rd
    Pine Hill, AL 36769
    (334) 963-4702
    18.5 PK-6 248

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