Piney Chapel Elementary School

20835 Elkton Rd
Athens, AL 35614
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 207 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Piney Chapel Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 207 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 50% in AL
  • : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Piney Chapel Elementary School's student population of 207 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
207 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Piney Chapel Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Piney Chapel Elementary School is 0.57, 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)
#393 out of 1285 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Piney Chapel Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-59%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Piney Chapel Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Piney Chapel Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
57%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Piney Chapel Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.57
This chart displays the diversity score of Piney Chapel Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Piney Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart displays 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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Piney Chapel Elementary School's ranking?
Piney Chapel Elementary School is ranked #393 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Piney Chapel Elementary School?
207 students attend Piney Chapel Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Piney Chapel Elementary School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Piney Chapel Elementary School?
Piney Chapel Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Piney Chapel Elementary School offer ?
Piney Chapel Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Piney Chapel Elementary School part of?
Piney Chapel Elementary School is part of Limestone County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 207 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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