Jones Valley Elementary School

4908 Garth Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Jones Valley Elementary School serves 525 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jones Valley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jones Valley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Jones Valley Elementary School's student population of 525 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Jones Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jones Valley Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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
#196 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
32%
33%
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White
52%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jones Valley Elementary School is Virgil Grissom High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Whitesburg P8 (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Whitesburg P8 Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,022 student
    1.3 miles
    107 Sanders Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7780
    1.3 PK-8 1,022
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,810 student
    2.0 miles
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-8000
    2 9-12 1,810
  • Huntsville Blossomwood Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 700 students
    2.5 miles
    1321 Woodmont Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-7020
    2.5 PK-6 700
  • Huntsville Huntsville High School Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,828 student
    2.5 miles
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-8050
    2.5 9-12 1,828
  • Huntsville Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    2.6 miles
    7900 Whittier Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7040
    2.6 PK-5 421

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