7600 Gadsden Highway
Trussville, AL 35173
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Paine Elementary School serves 1,056 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Paine 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 81% (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 72% (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 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Paine Elementary School's student population of 1,056 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
1,056 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Paine 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 Paine Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#48 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
12%
33%
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White
82%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,056 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31 (Btm 50%)

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