Rachel Patterson Elementary School

  • Rachel Patterson Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Rachel Patterson Elementary School's student population of 393 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rachel Patterson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rachel Patterson Elementary School is 0.35, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
79%
33%
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White
17%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rachel Patterson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.350.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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