Knox Elementary School (Closed 2021)

1002 Mabry St
Selma, AL 36701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Knox Elementary School served 135 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Knox 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
135 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1098 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Knox Elementary School, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
24%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Knox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
99%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.02
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Knox Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Knox Elementary School's ranking?
Knox Elementary School is ranked #1098 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Knox Elementary School?
135 students attend Knox Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Knox Elementary School students are Black, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Knox Elementary School?
Knox Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Knox Elementary School offer ?
Knox Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Knox Elementary School part of?
Knox Elementary School is part of Selma City School District.

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