3071 Ralston Rd
Mobile, AL 36606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Spencerwestlawn Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Spencerwestlawn Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Spencerwestlawn Elementary School's student population of 576 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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Students Last Day
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Spencerwestlawn Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Spencerwestlawn 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#580 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
91%
33%
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White
3%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 576 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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