23589 County Road 47
Perdido, AL 36562
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Perdido Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Perdido Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Perdido Elementary School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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Date
First day of school 2022-23 School Year
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Perdido Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Perdido Elementary School is 0.32, 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
#278 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
82%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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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-8
  • Students: 504 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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