Orourke Elementary School

1975 Leroy Stevens Rd
Mobile, AL 36695
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Orourke Elementary School serves 1,000 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Orourke Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 56% (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 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Orourke Elementary School's student population of 1,000 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,000 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Orourke Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Orourke Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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
#206 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
6%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
31%
33%
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White
51%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Orourke Elementary School is Baker High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bernice J Causey Middle School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Bernice J Causey Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,448 student
    1.6 miles
    2205 Mcfarland Rd
    Mobile, AL 36695
    (251) 221-2060
    1.6 6-8 1,448
  • Mobile Baker High School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,722 students
    1.8 miles
    8901 Airport Blvd
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 221-3000
    1.8 9-12 2,722
  • Mobile Hutchens Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 537 students
    3.6 miles
    10005 West Lake Rd
    Mobile, AL 36695
    (251) 221-1420
    3.6 PK-2 537
  • Mobile Burns Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 843 students
    3.7 miles
    6175 Girby Rd
    Mobile, AL 36693
    (251) 221-2025
    3.7 6-8 843
  • Mobile Mobile Mental Health Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 46 students
    3.7 miles
    5800 Southland Drive
    Mobile, AL 36693
    (251) 661-0153
    3.7 K-12 46

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