Powderly Elementary School (Closed 2015)

1901 20th Street Sw
Birmingham, AL 35211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 85%) for the 2010-11 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students (10-11)252 students
This chart display total students of Powderly Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (10-11)14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Powderly Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
75-79%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Powderly 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
70-74%
85%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Powderly 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Powderly Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian (10-11)
n/a
1%
Asian (10-11)
n/a
2%
Hispanic (10-11)
n/a
4%
Black (10-11)
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Powderly Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White (10-11)
n/a
58%
Hawaiian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Powderly Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Powderly Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Powderly Elementary School is Wenonah High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Arrington Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Arrington Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 309 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 Jefferson Ave Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205) 231-1130
    0.8 6-8 309
  • Birmingham Wenonah High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
    1.0 miles
    2800 Wilson Rd Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 231-1675
    1 9-12 736
  • Birmingham West End Academy Math: 18% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
    1.3 miles
    1840 Pearson Avenue Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205) 231-1742
    1.3 PK-5 640
  • Birmingham Jones Valley Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 373 students
    1.5 miles
    2000 31st Street Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35221
    (205) 231-1040
    1.5 6-8 373
  • Birmingham Green Acres Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 372 students
    1.6 miles
    1220 67th Street West
    Birmingham, AL 35228
    (205) 313-1370
    1.6 6-8 372
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