The Pathway

2161 Butler St
Mobile, AL 36617
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Bottom 50%
Serving 308 students in grades Kindergarten-8, The Pathway ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

The Pathway ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

The Pathway's student population of 308 students has grown by 97% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
308 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

The Pathway ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of The Pathway is 0.41, 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.
This School
State Level (AL)
#1217 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
29%
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13%
47%
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15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
75%
32%
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White
17%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Pathway's ranking?
The Pathway is ranked #1217 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 13% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend The Pathway?
308 students attend The Pathway.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of The Pathway students are Black, 17% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of The Pathway?
The Pathway has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does The Pathway offer ?
The Pathway offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is The Pathway part of?
The Pathway is part of Mobile County School District.
In what neighborhood is The Pathway located?
The Pathway is located in the Trinity Garden neighborhood of Mobile, AL.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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