Joe M Gillmore Elementary School

  • Joe M Gillmore Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Joe M Gillmore Elementary School's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students401 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Joe M Gillmore Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
64%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
33%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.490.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joe M Gillmore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClarke County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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