201 S Shiloh Street
Linden, AL 36748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Linden Elementary School serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Linden 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 228 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Linden Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Linden Elementary School's student population of 228 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Linden Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Linden Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1012 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
6-9%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
95%
32%
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White
4%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Linden Elementary School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).

How many students attend Linden Elementary School?

228 students attend Linden Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Linden Elementary School students are Black, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Linden Elementary School?

Linden Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 17:1.

What grades does Linden Elementary School offer ?

Linden Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Linden Elementary School part of?

Linden Elementary School is part of Linden City School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 228 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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