Jessie Dean Smith Elementary School (Closed 2005)

Jessie Dean Smith Elementary School served 158 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 32% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
30%
33%
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White
68%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jessie Dean Smith Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.450.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jessie Dean Smith Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden City School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Jessie Dean Smith Elementary School is Gadsden City Alternative School (1.4 miles away)
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