Mt Carmel Elementary School

335 Homer Nance Road
Huntsville, AL 35811
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Mt Carmel Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Mt Carmel 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mt Carmel Elementary School's student population of 562 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Mt Carmel Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Mt Carmel Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#46 out of 1270 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
66%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Mt Carmel Elementary School is Madison County Alternative School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverton Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Riverton Intermediate School Math: 62% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-6 | 736 students
    0.2 miles
    399 Homer Nance Road
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 851-4640
    0.2 4-6 736
  • Huntsville Madison County Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    1.8 miles
    1275 Jordan Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 859-1148
    1.8 1-12 n/a
  • Huntsville Madison County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.8 miles
    1275 Jordan Rd Bldg A
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 852-2170
    1.8 9-12 n/a
  • Huntsville Riverton Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 488 students
    2.4 miles
    2615 Winchester Road
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 851-4650
    2.4 PK-3 488
  • Huntsville Central School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 745 students
    2.9 miles
    990 Ryland Pike
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 851-4670
    2.9 PK-8 745

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