229 Mckeough Ave
Saraland, AL 36571
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Saraland Elementary School serves 868 students in grades 2-5.
Saraland Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Saraland Elementary School's student population of 868 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
868 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Saraland Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Saraland Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#65 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
13%
32%
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White
75%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Students: 868 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42

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