5866 E River Road
Mentone, AL 35984
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Moon Lake School serves 57 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Moon Lake School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Moon Lake School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Moon Lake School's student population of 57 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Moon Lake 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 Moon Lake School is 0.34, 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
#107 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
30-39%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
60-69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
17:1
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American Indian
19%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
n/a
32%
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White
79%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 Moon Lake School's ranking?

Moon Lake School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What schools are Moon Lake School often compared to?

Moon Lake Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Plainview School, Fyffe High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).

How many students attend Moon Lake School?

57 students attend Moon Lake School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

79% of Moon Lake School students are White, 19% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Moon Lake School?

Moon Lake School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 17:1.

What grades does Moon Lake School offer ?

Moon Lake School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

What school district is Moon Lake School part of?

Moon Lake School is part of Dekalb County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 57 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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