Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School

851 Laurel St
Alexander City, AL 35010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 437 students in grades 3-4, Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 31:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50% in AL
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School's student population of 437 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School is 0.62, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#505 out of 1285 schools
(Top 50%)
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30%
29%
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46%
47%
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33%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
31:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
10%
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Black
47%
32%
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White
39%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School's ranking?
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School is ranked #505 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School often compared to?
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Dadeville Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School?
437 students attend Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
47% of Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School students are Black, 39% of students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School?
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School has a student ration of 31:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School offer ?
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-4
What school district is Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School part of?
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School is part of Alexander City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 31:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 46% (Top 50%)
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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