Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet (Closed 2015)

  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 44%.
  • Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet operated within the Birmingham City School District.

School Overview

School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students n/a
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Total Students (1988-2008)
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Total Teachers (1988-2008)

School Comparison

This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2008)
Asian
n/a
1%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Asian Students (1993-2008)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Black Students (2002-2007)
Black
n/a
33%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Black Students (1990-2008)
White
n/a
56%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet White Students (1990-2008)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.32
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
47%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2008)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Mcelwain Elementary Sch-magnet Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2008)

District Comparison

School District Name Birmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
6
Number of Students Managed 23,932 2,879
Birmingham City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $273 MM $28 MM
Birmingham City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $288 MM $29 MM
Birmingham City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,982 $9,721
Birmingham City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,602 $10,229
Birmingham City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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