Priceville Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
438 Cave Springs Road
Decatur, AL 35603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Priceville Elementary School serves 612 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Priceville Elementary School's student population of 612 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Priceville Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Priceville Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#466 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
92%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Priceville Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.150.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Priceville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorgan County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Great leadership in this school! High expectations for all students; music/art classes along with clubs make school fun for students. Parents are encouraged to become involved. This faculty thinks "outside-the-box" to help students succeed!
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5  
Warm and friendly school with a great staff! Students learn through hands-on experiments. School is fun for my child! Administrators are eager to help kids learn.
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