Saint Elmo Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Saint Elmo Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 424 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
- Minority Enrollment: 48%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in AL
- Math Proficiency: 20-24% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 40-44% (Top 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education
Saint Elmo Elementary School's student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Saint Elmo Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Saint Elmo Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#511 out of 1276 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Saint Elmo Elementary School's ranking?
Saint Elmo Elementary School is ranked #511 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Saint Elmo Elementary School?
424 students attend Saint Elmo Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Saint Elmo Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Saint Elmo Elementary School?
Saint Elmo Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Saint Elmo Elementary School offer ?
Saint Elmo Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Saint Elmo Elementary School part of?
Saint Elmo Elementary School is part of Mobile County School District.
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