Shelby Elementary School

19099 Highway 145
Shelby, AL 35143
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Shelby Elementary School serves 172 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Shelby Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Shelby Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Shelby Elementary School's student population of 172 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Shelby Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Shelby Elementary School is 0.17, which is less 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
#378 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
91%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shelby Elementary School is Shelby County High School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbiana Middle School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elvin Hill Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbiana Elvin Hill Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
    6.6 miles
    201 Washington St
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205) 682-6620
    6.6 K-5 505
  • Columbiana Shelby County High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 546 students
    6.9 miles
    101 Washington St
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205) 682-6600
    6.9 9-12 546
  • Columbiana Shelby County College And Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    7.4 miles
    701 Highway 70
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205) 682-6650
    7.4 9-12 n/a
  • Columbiana Columbiana Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
    7.5 miles
    222 Joinertown Road
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205) 682-6610
    7.5 6-8 447
  • Sylacauga Fayetteville High School Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 698 students
    9.8 miles
    170 W W Averitte Dr
    Sylacauga, AL 35151
    (256) 315-5550
    9.8 K-12 698

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