Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind

  • Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind serves 49 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind's student population of 49 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind is 0.65, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1050 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind 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)<50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
10%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
45%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
37%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.650.59
This chart display the diversity score of Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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