Tallassee Elementary School

850 Friendship Rd
Tallassee, AL 36078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Tallassee Elementary School serves 618 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Tallassee Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 618 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Tallassee Elementary School's student population of 618 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Tallassee Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Tallassee Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#296 out of 1276 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
27%
32%
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White
62%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tallassee Elementary School's ranking?
Tallassee Elementary School is ranked #296 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Tallassee Elementary School often compared to?
Tallassee Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eclectic Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
How many students attend Tallassee Elementary School?
618 students attend Tallassee Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Tallassee Elementary School students are White, 27% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tallassee Elementary School?
Tallassee Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Tallassee Elementary School offer ?
Tallassee Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Tallassee Elementary School part of?
Tallassee Elementary School is part of Tallassee City School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 618 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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