Monte Sano Elementary School

1107 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Monte Sano Elementary School serves 243 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Monte Sano Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Monte Sano Elementary School's student population of 243 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

Monte Sano Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Monte Sano Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#23 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
13%
33%
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White
78%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monte Sano Elementary School is Lee High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Chapman Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Chapman Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 556 students
    1.9 miles
    2006 Reuben Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-7640
    1.9 PK-8 556
  • Huntsville Blossomwood Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 700 students
    2.3 miles
    1321 Woodmont Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-7020
    2.3 PK-6 700
  • Huntsville Huntsville Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
    2.6 miles
    817 Adams St Se
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-7700
    2.6 6-8 481
  • Huntsville Lee High School Magnet School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 776 students
    2.6 miles
    2500 Meridian St
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-8150
    2.6 9-12 776
  • Huntsville Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    3.1 miles
    3112 Meridian St N
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-7100
    3.1 PK-5 481

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