Legacy Elementary School

  • Legacy Elementary School serves 717 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 71% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Legacy Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Legacy Elementary School's student population of 717 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students717 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Legacy Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Legacy Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy Elementary School is 0.57, 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 School Rank#107 out of 1270 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
26%
33%
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White
60%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.570.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Legacy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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