Sugar Creek Elementary School

  • Sugar Creek Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sugar Creek 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sugar Creek Elementary School's student population of 626 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sugar Creek 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sugar Creek Elementary School is 0.37, 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 School Rank (16-17)#614 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 1992-93 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sugar Creek Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.370.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sugar Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLimestone County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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