Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School

  • Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School's student population of 365 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#995 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
93%
33%
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White
3%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.130.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDothan City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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