Orange Beach Elementary School

4900 Wilson Blvd
Orange Beach, AL 36561
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Orange Beach Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#30 out of 1270 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.200.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Orange Beach Elementary School is Gulf Shores High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gulf Shores Middle School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gulf Shores Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gulf Shores Gulf Shores High School Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 854 students
    7.2 miles
    600 E 15th Ave
    Gulf Shores, AL 36547
    (251) 968-4747
    7.2 9-12 854
  • Gulf Shores Gulf Shores Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 436 students
    7.4 miles
    450 E 15th Ave
    Gulf Shores, AL 36542
    (251) 968-8719
    7.4 7-8 436
  • Gulf Shores Gulf Shores Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,061 student
    7.6 miles
    1600 East 3rd St
    Gulf Shores, AL 36542
    (251) 968-7375
    7.6 PK-6 1,061
  • Elberta Elberta Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 787 students
    8.2 miles
    25820 Highway 98
    Elberta, AL 36530
    (251) 986-5888
    8.2 PK-6 787
  • Elberta Elberta High School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-9 | 391 students
    8.8 miles
    13355main Street
    Elberta, AL 36530
    (251) 986-8127
    8.8 7-9 391

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