Saint Elmo Elementary School

8666 Mcdonald Rd
Irvington, AL 36544
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Saint Elmo Elementary School serves 425 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Saint Elmo Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Saint Elmo Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Saint Elmo Elementary School's student population of 425 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Saint Elmo Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Saint Elmo Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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
#749 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
23%
33%
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White
56%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Saint Elmo Elementary School is George H Bryant Vocationalagricultural Center (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Katherine H Hankins Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pearl Haskew Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Irvington George H Bryant Vocationalagricultural Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.1 miles
    8950 Padgett Switch Rd
    Irvington, AL 36544
    (251) 957-2845
    2.1 9-12 n/a
  • Irvington Pearl Haskew Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
    2.4 miles
    7001 White Oak Drive
    Irvington, AL 36544
    (251) 221-1850
    2.4 K-5 574
  • Theodore Nan Gray Davis Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
    4.0 miles
    6900 Nan Gray Davis Rd
    Theodore, AL 36582
    (251) 221-1166
    4 PK-5 542
  • Theodore Theodore High School Math: 41% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,539 student
    4.1 miles
    6201 Swedetown Rd
    Theodore, AL 36582
    (251) 221-3351
    4.1 9-12 1,539
  • Irvington Dixon Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    4.7 miles
    8650 Four Mile Rd
    Irvington, AL 36544
    (251) 824-4314
    4.7 PK-5 494

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