Mitchell Elementary School

1501 Noccalula Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Mitchell Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mitchell Elementary School placed in the top 20% 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mitchell Elementary School's student population of 353 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Mitchell Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mitchell Elementary School is 0.48, 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 Testing Rank
#156 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
24%
33%
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White
68%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mitchell Elementary School is Gadsden City High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sansom Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Floyd Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gadsden Gadsden City High School Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,524 student
    1.1 miles
    1917 Black Creek Parkway
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 543-3614
    1.1 9-12 1,524
  • Gadsden Floyd Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    1.2 miles
    601 Black Creek Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 546-0836
    1.2 PK-5 323
  • Gadsden Sansom Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 398 students
    1.4 miles
    2210 W Meighan Blvd
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 546-4992
    1.4 6-8 398
  • Gadsden Gadsden City Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.8 miles
    607 S 12th St
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 547-5446
    1.8 6-12 n/a
  • Gadsden Therapeutic Academic Program Alternative School
    Grades: 1-5
    1.8 miles
    201 College St
    Gadsden, AL 35902
    (256) 549-2961
    1.8 1-5 n/a

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