1269 Portland St
Birmingham, AL 35217
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tarrant Elementary School serves 335 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 80%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Tarrant Elementary School's student population of 335 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Tarrant Elementary School is 0.55, 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
This School
State Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
≥95%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tarrant Elementary School 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
28%
8%
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Black
61%
33%
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White
5%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.55
This chart display the diversity score of Tarrant Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tarrant 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
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tarrant Elementary School 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 335 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥95%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30% in AL)

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