Jones Valley Elementary School

Jones Valley Elementary School serves 459 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Jones Valley Elementary School operates within the Huntsville City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 459 students
Jones Valley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jones Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Jones Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jones Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Jones Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
1%
Jones Valley Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Jones Valley Elementary School Black Students (2003-2010)
Black
9%
34%
Jones Valley Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
85%
57%
Jones Valley Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Jones Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.32
Jones Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
52%
Jones Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Jones Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Huntsville City School District's student population of 23,656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,546 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,657 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Huntsville City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
7
Number of Students Managed 23,656 3,026
Huntsville City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $247 MM $30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $273 MM $30 MM
Huntsville City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,546 $10,181
Huntsville City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,657 $10,301
Huntsville City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Virgil Grissom High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Huntsville Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitesburg Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HuntsvilleWhitesburg Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    1.3 miles
    6810 Whitesburg Dr
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7520
    1.3PK-5n/a
  • HuntsvilleWhitesburg Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 817 students
    1.3 miles
    107 Sanders Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-7780
    1.3PK-8817
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1849 students
    2 miles
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35802
    (256)428-8000
    29-121849
  • HuntsvilleBlossomwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
    2.5 miles
    1321 Woodmont Ave
    HuntsvilleAL 35801
    (256)428-7020
    2.5PK-5554
  • HuntsvilleHuntsville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1749 students
    2.5 miles
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    HuntsvilleAL 35801
    (256)428-8050
    2.59-121749

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