4900 Wilson Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Orange Beach Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Orange Beach 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 76% (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 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Orange Beach Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Orange Beach Elementary School's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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First day of school 2022-23 School Year
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Orange Beach Elementary 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 Orange Beach Elementary School is 0.20, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
n/a
33%
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White
89%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 468 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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