1555 N Donahue Dr
Auburn, AL 36830
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School serves 573 students in grades 3-5.
Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School's student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School is 0.56, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#111 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
60%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 573 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20%)

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