Rock Quarry Elementary School

  • Rock Quarry Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (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 75% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Rock Quarry Elementary School's student population of 531 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Quarry Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Quarry Elementary School is 0.37, which is more 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#19 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rock Quarry Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
9%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
6%
33%
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White
79%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.370.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rock Quarry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quary Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
    0.1 miles
    2100 Rock Quarry Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3700
    0.1 6-8 525
  • Tuscaloosa Northridge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1016 students
    1.1 miles
    2901 Northridge Rd.
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3590
    1.1 9-12 1016
  • Tuscaloosa Verner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
    2.0 miles
    2701 Northridge Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3667
    2.0 PK-5 554
  • Tuscaloosa Holt High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 430 students
    2.4 miles
    3801 Alabama Ave Ne
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)342-2768
    2.4 9-12 430
  • Tuscaloosa Holt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
    3.1 miles
    1001 Crescent Ridge Road
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)342-2650
    3.1 PK-5 549

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