Rock Quarry Elementary School

2000 Rock Quarry Dr
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Rock Quarry Elementary School serves 543 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rock Quarry Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rock Quarry Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Rock Quarry Elementary School's student population of 543 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Rock Quarry Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Rock Quarry Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#15 out of 1270 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
77%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rock Quarry Elementary School is Northridge High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rock Quary Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quary Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 530 students
    0.1 miles
    2100 Rock Quarry Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 759-3578
    0.1 6-8 530
  • Tuscaloosa Northridge High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,002 student
    1.1 miles
    2901 Northridge Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 759-3590
    1.1 9-12 1,002
  • Tuscaloosa Verner Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
    2.0 miles
    2701 Northridge Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 759-3667
    2 PK-5 570
  • Tuscaloosa Holt High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 388 students
    2.4 miles
    3801 Alabama Ave Ne
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 342-2768
    2.4 9-12 388
  • Tuscaloosa Holt Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
    3.1 miles
    1001 Crescent Ridge Road
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 342-2650
    3.1 PK-5 543

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