Raymond L Young Elementary School

200 E Damon Ave
Talladega, AL 35160
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Raymond L Young Elementary School serves 237 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Raymond L Young Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Raymond L Young Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Raymond L Young Elementary School's student population of 237 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Raymond L Young Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Raymond L Young Elementary School is 0.44, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#590 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
29%
33%
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White
69%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.440.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTalladega City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Raymond L Young Elementary School is Talladega High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Zora Ellis Junior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Graham Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Talladega Talladega High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 511 students
    1.0 miles
    1177 Mcmillan Street East
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5656
    1 9-12 511
  • Talladega Graham Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 264 students
    1.7 miles
    403 Cedar St
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5777
    1.7 PK-6 264
  • Talladega Zora Ellis Junior High School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 274 students
    1.8 miles
    414 Elm St
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5700
    1.8 7-8 274
  • Talladega Talladega Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.3 miles
    110 Piccadilly Cir
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5676
    2.3 9-12 n/a
  • Talladega Evelyn D Houston Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    2.4 miles
    1310 Ashland Hwy
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5808
    2.4 PK-6 436

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