Jemison Elementary School

  • Jemison Elementary School serves 770 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jemison Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Jemison Elementary School's student population of 770 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students770 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jemison Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jemison Elementary School is 0.57, 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 School Rank (16-17)#301 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
35%
8%
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Black
6%
33%
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White
56%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jemison Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jemison 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChilton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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