Lewis Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Lewis Elementary School served 305 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lewis 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students305 students
This chart display total students of Lewis Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lewis Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lewis Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#997 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lewis Elementary School, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lewis 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewis 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lewis Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
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8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
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33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
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55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
100%
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Two or more races
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2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.000.59
This chart display the diversity score of Lewis Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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