1425 2nd Ave W
Birmingham, AL 35208
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Princeton School serves 254 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Princeton 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.

Top Rankings

Princeton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Princeton School's student population of 254 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
254 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Calendar

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School Rankings

Princeton School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Princeton School is 0.04, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#500 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Princeton School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Princeton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Princeton 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Princeton School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
98%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Princeton School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Princeton School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.04
This chart display the diversity score of Princeton School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Princeton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Princeton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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100% the best school in Birmingham. Wish it went to 8th grade
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 254 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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