Saint Elmo Elementary School

  • Saint Elmo Elementary School serves 439 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 44%.
  • Saint Elmo Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students439 students
Saint Elmo Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Saint Elmo Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Saint Elmo Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSaint Elmo Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Saint Elmo Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
13%
1%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
21%
33%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
56%
56%
Saint Elmo Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSaint Elmo Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.630.58
Saint Elmo Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
47%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Saint Elmo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Mobile County School District's student population of 59,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,099 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,919 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameMobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
6
Number of Students Managed59,7892,879
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$592 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$582 MM$30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,099$10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,919$10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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