Oliver K5 School

6871 6th Court S
Birmingham, AL 35212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Oliver K5 School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50% in AL
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oliver K5 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Oliver K5 School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
484 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Oliver K5 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 Oliver K5 School is 0.06, which is less than 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)
#409 out of 1285 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Oliver K5 School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oliver K5 School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
45-49%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oliver K5 School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Oliver K5 School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Oliver K5 School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Oliver K5 School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
97%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Oliver K5 School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Oliver K5 School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oliver K5 School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.06
This chart displays the diversity score of Oliver K5 School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oliver K5 School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oliver K5 School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oliver K5 School's ranking?
Oliver K5 School is ranked #409 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Oliver K5 School?
484 students attend Oliver K5 School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Oliver K5 School students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oliver K5 School?
Oliver K5 School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Oliver K5 School offer ?
Oliver K5 School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Oliver K5 School part of?
Oliver K5 School is part of Birmingham City School District.
In what neighborhood is Oliver K5 School located?
Oliver K5 School is located in the Oak Ridge Park neighborhood of Birmingham, AL.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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