John Will Elementary School

5750 Summit Ave
Mobile, AL 36608
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
John Will Elementary School serves 530 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
John Will Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

John Will Elementary School's student population of 530 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students530 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

John Will Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of John Will Elementary School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank
#981 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
96%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Will Elementary School is Wp Davidson High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cl Scarborough Model Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orchard Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Orchard Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 498 students
    1.4 miles
    6400 Howells Ferry Rd
    Mobile, AL 36618
    (251) 221-1571
    1.4 PK-5 498
  • Mobile Forest Hill Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    1.8 miles
    4501 Moffett Rd
    Mobile, AL 36618
    (251) 221-1270
    1.8 PK-5 518
  • Mobile Goodwill Easter Seal Center Special Child Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 17 students
    1.8 miles
    10 Westminster Way
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 342-3122
    1.8 PK 17
  • Mobile Cl Scarborough Model Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 541 students
    2.1 miles
    1800 Phillips Ln
    Mobile, AL 36618
    (251) 221-2323
    2.1 6-8 541
  • Mobile Er Dickson Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 824 students
    2.2 miles
    4645 Bit And Spur Rd
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 221-1180
    2.2 PK-5 824

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