Old Shell Road Magnet School

Old Shell Road Magnet School serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Old Shell Road Magnet 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 79% (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 79% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Old Shell Road Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Old Shell Road Magnet School's student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Rankings

Old Shell Road Magnet 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 Old Shell Road Magnet School is 0.55, 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
#34 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
58%
33%
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White
34%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Old Shell Road Magnet School is Murphy High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Booker T Washington Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leinkauf Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Murphy High School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,823 student
    0.7 miles
    100 S Carlen St
    Mobile, AL 36606
    (251) 221-3184
    0.7 9-12 1,823
  • Mobile Continuous Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    0.9 miles
    1870 Pleasant Ave
    Mobile, AL 36617
    (251) 221-2122
    0.9 9-12 66
  • Mobile Leinkauf Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
    0.9 miles
    1410 Monroe St
    Mobile, AL 36604
    (251) 221-1495
    0.9 PK-5 618
  • Mobile Booker T Washington Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 223 students
    1.0 miles
    1961 Andrews St
    Mobile, AL 36617
    (251) 221-2361
    1 6-8 223
  • Mobile Augusta Evans School Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 270 students
    1.3 miles
    6301 Biloxi Ave
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 221-5400
    1.3 PK-12 270

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