Piedmont Elementary School

504 Hood St West
Piedmont, AL 36272
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 522 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Piedmont Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 10% in AL
  • : 62% (Top 5%)
  • : 65% (Top 20%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Piedmont Elementary School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Piedmont Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Piedmont Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#110 out of 1285 schools
(Top 10%)
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62%
29%
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65%
47%
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50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
11%
32%
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White
81%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Piedmont Elementary School's ranking?
Piedmont Elementary School is ranked #110 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Piedmont Elementary School often compared to?
Piedmont Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like White Plains Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Piedmont Elementary School?
522 students attend Piedmont Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Piedmont Elementary School students are White, 11% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Piedmont Elementary School?
Piedmont Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Piedmont Elementary School offer ?
Piedmont Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Piedmont Elementary School part of?
Piedmont Elementary School is part of Piedmont City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 62% (Top 5%)
  • : 65% (Top 20%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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