Powell Elementary School (Closed 2004)

Powell Elementary School served 123 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students123 students
This chart display total students of Powell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Powell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Powell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2003-2004 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Powell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
98%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Powell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
White
2%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Powell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Powell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.040.59
This chart display the diversity score of Powell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Powell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Powell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2003-2004 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Powell Elementary School is Homebound High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Phillips Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Phillips Academy Math: 61% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 714 students
    0.1 miles
    2316 7th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
    (205) 231-9500
    0.1 PK-8 714
  • Birmingham Homebound Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: K-6 | 4 students
    1.1 miles
    2015 Park Place
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777
    1.1 K-6 4
  • Birmingham Homebound High School Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12
    1.1 miles
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777
    1.1 7-12 n/a
  • Birmingham Norwood Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    1.2 miles
    3136 Norwood Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35234
    (205) 231-3620
    1.2 PK-5 304
  • Birmingham Spain Rehab Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    1.3 miles
    1717 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 943-4169
    1.3 K-12 n/a
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