Northport Elementary School

  • Northport Elementary School serves 593 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Northport Elementary School's student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students593 students
This chart display total students of Northport Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Northport Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Northport Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Northport Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Northport Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northport Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northport Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northport Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.240.34
This chart display the diversity score of Northport Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Northport Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.