1495 County Road 44
Jemison, AL 35085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Jemison Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Jemison Elementary School's student population of 707 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Jemison Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#316 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
36%
9%
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Black
7%
32%
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White
54%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 707 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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