Piney Chapel Elementary School

  • Piney Chapel Elementary School serves 210 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Piney Chapel Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Piney Chapel Elementary School's student population of 210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piney Chapel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Piney Chapel Elementary School is 0.54, 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 School Rank#821 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
28%
8%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
62%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Piney Chapel Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.540.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLimestone County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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