Plainview School

  • Plainview School serves 1,210 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 49% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plainview 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 student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Plainview School's student population of 1,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students1,210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plainview 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 Plainview School is 0.44, 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#506 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
14%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
73%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.440.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Plainview School is Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Payne Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12
    1.1 miles
    155 20th Street Ne
    Fort Payne, AL 35967
    (256) 845-3711
    1.1 5-12 n/a
  • Rainsville Dekalb Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    1.1 miles
    409 Main St E
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-4421
    1.1 10-12 n/a
  • Rainsville Dekalb Annex School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    1.2 miles
    409 E Main St
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-4131
    1.2 K-12 n/a
  • Fyffe Fyffe High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 936 students
    5.3 miles
    153 Church St
    Fyffe, AL 35971
    (256) 623-2116
    5.3 PK-12 936
  • Sylvania Sylvania School
    Grades: K-12 | 951 students
    5.6 miles
    133 2nd Street N
    Sylvania, AL 35988
    (256) 638-2030
    5.6 K-12 951

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