Parrish Elementary School

95 Engle St
Parrish, AL 35580
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Parrish Elementary School serves 217 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Parrish Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to 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 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Parrish Elementary School's student population of 217 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Parrish Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Parrish Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#469 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
14%
33%
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White
80%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.340.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalker County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parrish Elementary School is Cordova High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bankhead Middle School (5.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cordova Bankhead Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 312 students
    5.8 miles
    110 School Rd
    Cordova, AL 35550
    (205) 483-7245
    5.8 5-8 312
  • Cordova Cordova High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 449 students
    5.8 miles
    183 School Road
    Cordova, AL 35550
    (205) 483-7404
    5.8 9-12 449
  • Cordova Cordova Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 392 students
    6.1 miles
    35 North St
    Cordova, AL 35550
    (205) 483-7666
    6.1 PK-4 392
  • Oakman Oakman Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
    6.3 miles
    142 School St
    Oakman, AL 35579
    (205) 622-3611
    6.3 PK-8 709
  • Oakman Oakman High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    6.4 miles
    10699 Main St
    Oakman, AL 35579
    (205) 622-3381
    6.4 9-12 392

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